Advantage and Precedence


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Advantage noun – The more favorable condition or position in a competition.
Usage example: your experience volunteering at the hospital will put you at an advantage when you're applying for a job there

Precedence is a synonym for advantage in benefit topic. In some cases you can use "Precedence" instead a noun "Advantage", when it comes to topics like lead, dominance, superiority.
Nearby Words: advantaged, advantageous, advantageously, advantaging
Synonyms for Advantage


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Precedence noun – The right to one's attention before other things considered less important.
Advantage is a synonym for precedence in dominance topic. You can use "Advantage" instead a noun "Precedence".
Nearby Words: precede, precedent, preceding, precedential
Synonyms for Precedence

How words are described

full full advantage full precedence
clear clear advantage clear precedence
obvious obvious advantage obvious precedence
strong strong advantage strong precedence
Other adjectives: greater.
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