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  1. headroom, headway, clearancenoun

    vertical space available to allow easy passage under something

    head, headroom, dynamic headroom, clearance

  2. headway, headnoun

    forward movement

    "the ship made little headway against the gale"

    promontory, oral sex, headland, point, straits, clearance, capitulum, psyche, school principal, question, read/write head, forefront, pass, header, drumhead, mind, chief, headspring, head, nous, fountainhead, head teacher, caput, headroom, principal, heading, brain, head word, foreland, top dog

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  1. Margaret Chan:

    If we are to make any headway in halting the rise in diabetes, we need to rethink our daily lives: to eat healthily, be physically active, and avoid excessive weight gain, even in the poorest settings, governments must ensure that people are able to make these healthy choices and that health systems are able to diagnose and treat people with diabetes.

  2. Elvis Picardo:

    With three of the major groups facing headwinds, it's hard to see the TSX making much headway in 2015.

  3. Mohammed Javad Zarif:

    Sanctions are a liability, you need to get rid of them if you want a solution, i think we have made good headway in resolving even that.

  4. Josie Znidarsic:

    I don’t think anybody would argue that fact that we know inflammation in the body, which comes from a lot of different sources, is the basis for a lot of chronic health problems, so by controlling that, we would expect to see increased life expectancy … but if we’re not changing those things and just taking ibuprofen, I don’t know if we’re really going to make any headway in that, i feel like there are probably a lot of factors that we could change without medicating with risk.

  5. State Senator Tom Davis:

    I made some headway yesterday in making a bad bill better, but it's nowhere near the point where I can support it, and I recognize to a significant degree that I'm breaking with my Senate Republicans brethren.

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  • تقدمArabic
  • Vorwärtsfahrt, Fahrzeugabstand, Fortschritt, lichte HöheGerman
  • progresoEsperanto
  • progresoSpanish
  • avanceFrench
  • dul chun cinnIrish
  • progressoItalian
  • расстоя́ние, [[движе́ние]] [[вперёд]], высота́, прогре́сс, интерва́л, просве́т, промежу́ток, продвиже́ниеRussian
  • kemer yüksekliği, yol alma, gelişme, ilerleme, tavan yüksekliği, zaman fasılasıTurkish

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