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Work on the project is progressing well.
The disease progresses fairly rapidly.
The talks have not progressed beyond the preliminary stage.
We are progressing steadily towards a ban on nuclear testing.
Students have to progress through five separate levels.
Our team has progressed to the semifinals.
They progressed along dark stone corridors.
We are meeting again tomorrow to try and progress the matter.
This is the American English definition of progress. View British English definition of progress.
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