Had the advantage of - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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have the advantage of (something)
To have a favorable attribute, especially in comparison to other similar people or things. I think I'm the strongest candidate for the job, especially since I have the advantage of my extensive student teaching experience.
have the advantage of be in a stronger position than. dated
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The Welsh had the advantage of
the strong wind in the first half but could only manage a try from centre James Strong wide out.