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There is another circumstance which facilitates the progress of the teacher.

This also facilitates the floating and transportation of the nut in the sea.

This facilitates observation, but it also assists the poacher in his silent trade.

It is obvious how enormously this facilitates the progress of science.

This does not only benefit the health, but also facilitates the learning and progress.

She is in a certain "organic state" that facilitates this response.

It gives them a "surface" which facilitates the drying operation.

In its administration it facilitates its daily work among men.

The corn should be thoroughly drained as this facilitates drying.

As a matter of convenience I have devised a stick that facilitates the weighing.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, from French faciliter "to render easy," from Latin facilis "easy" (see facile). Related: Facilitated; facilitates; facilitating.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.