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English noun: preferment

1. preferment (act) the act of preferring

SamplesThe preferment went to the younger candidate.

Broader (hypernym)promotion

2. preferment (communication) the act of making accusations

SamplesPreferment of charges.

Broader (hypernym)accusal, accusation

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