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English definition of “guidance”

guidance

noun [U] uk   /ˈɡaɪ.dəns/ us  
B2 help and advice about how to do something or about how to deal with problems connected with your work, education, or personal relationships: I've always looked to my father for guidance in these matters. careers guidanceGiving advice the process of directing the flight of a missile or rocket: a missile guidance systemDetonation and bombardment
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