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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Progress \Pro*gress"\ (?; formerly pronounced like {Progress}, n.), verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Progressed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Progressing}.]

1. To make progress; to move forward in space; to continue onward in course; to proceed; to advance; to go on; as, railroads are progressing. "As his recovery progressed." --Thackeray.

Let me wipe off this honorable dew, That silverly doth progress on thy checks. --Shak.

They progress in that style in proportion as their pieces are treated with contempt. --Washington.

The war had progressed for some time. --Marshall.

2. To make improvement; to advance. --Bayard.

If man progresses, art must progress too. --Caird.

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