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English definition of “advanced”

advanced

adjective     /ədˈvɑːnst/
DEVELOPED B1 having developed or progressed to a late stage: advanced technology The disease was at an advanced stage.Making progress and advancingBecoming better
HIGH LEVEL A2 at a higher, more difficult level: an advanced English courseComplexityDifficult to understand
(Definition of advanced adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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