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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 guidance the process of directing the flight of a missile or rocket: a missile guidance system
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in Korean 지도…
in Arabic إرشاد…
in Portuguese orientação…
in Catalan orientació…
in Japanese 案内, 指導, ガイダンス…
in Italian consigli…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指導, 引導, (導彈或火箭的)制導,導引…
in Russian руководство…
in Turkish önderlik, yardım, öğüt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指导, 引导, (导弹或火箭的)制导…
in Polish porada, pomoc…
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