preferment

  1. the act of preferring
  2. the act of making accusations

Preferment

• (n.) A position or office of honor or profit; as, the preferments of the church. • (n.) The act of choosing, or the state of being chosen; preference. • (n.) The act of preferring, or advancing in dignity or office; the state of being advanced; promotion.
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preferment

noun the act of preferring; `the preferment went to the younger candidate`
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Preferment

Pre¬∑fer'ment noun 1. The act of choosing, or the state of being chosen; preference. [ R.] « Natural preferment of the one . . . before the other.» Sir T. Browne. 2. The act of preferring, or advancing in dignity or office; the state of being advanced; promo...
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Preferment

Advancing to a higher rank; another term for promotion.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20760

Preferment

Advancing to a higher rank; another term for promotion.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21527

preferment

the act of preferring
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preferment

[n] - the act of making accusations 2. [n] - the act of preferring
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