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pursuance

[per-soo-uh ns] /pərˈsu əns/
noun
1.
the following or carrying out of some plan, course, injunction, or the like.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; pursue + -ance
Related forms
nonpursuance, noun
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Examples for pursuance
  • May not be used in the pursuance of any other business besides the dealership.
  • Developing a good goal statement is one of the first things to complete in pursuance and accomplishment of goals.
British Dictionary definitions for pursuance

pursuance

/pəˈsjuːəns/
noun
1.
the carrying out or pursuing of an action, plan, etc
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Word Origin and History for pursuance
n.

1590s, from Middle French poursuiance "act of pursuing," from Old French poursuir (see pursue).

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