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Definitions of farther:
  • adjective:   more distant in especially space or time
    Example: "They live in the farther house"
  • adjective:   more distant in especially degree
    Example: "Farther from the truth"
  • adverb:   to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)
    Example: "Farther north"
  • adverb:   to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense)
    Example: "The application of the law was extended farther"

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