Meaning of ADVANCEMENT in English

ADVANCEMENT

/ ədˈvɑːnsmənt; NAmE -ˈvæns-/ noun ( formal )

1.

[ U , C ] the process of helping sth to make progress or succeed; the progress that is made :

the advancement of knowledge / education / science

2.

[ U ] progress in a job, social class, etc. :

There are good opportunities for advancement if you have the right skills.

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WORD ORIGIN

Middle English : from Old French avancement , from avancer to advance.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.