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pave the way for

Definition of pave the way for in English:

Create the circumstances to enable (something) to happen or be done: the proposals will pave the way for a speedy resolution to the problem
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  • Depending on circumstances this shift paves the way for a totally market focused system of agriculture.
  • Nevertheless, because it is cheap, it is paving the way for more and for worse.
  • The paper also paves the way for more Community Support Officers.
prepare (the way) for, make preparations for, get ready for, lay the foundations for, herald, precede
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