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make a wide stride

To make great and rapid progress or advancement. The one-time political advisor has been making a wide stride toward absolute control of the country. We've made a wide stride in our commitment to getting the economy back on its feet, but we still have a long road ahead.
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He said that the Islamic Da'awa Organization accomplished several works and made wide strides for realizing its objectives.
The gendarmerie chief said his forces, thanks to the supreme commander's relentless support, had made wide strides in the pursuit of the process of development and modernization in the various security aspects as they sought to enhance justice and the protection of human rights.
Iran has made wide strides in nano technology in recent years.
The national report, prepared by the national committee of woman, showed that Yemeni government has made wide strides over the past years to improve woman's conditions and energizing her role in the development drive.
In a statement to SUNA Sunday, Ambassador Wol said that the crossings between Sudan and South Sudan are now open, the four freedoms agreement is under implementation, the joint security committees have made wide strides and waiting for the signing of agreement and the demarcation of the zero line at the joint border.
Amman, Sept 25 (Petra) -- Jordan has made wide strides in the administrative reform process over the past year through adopting and implementing public sector development and reform programmes, Minister of Public Sector Development Khleif Khawaldeh said today.
She said that the Sudanese women have made wide strides in progress if compared to the situation of the women in Africa and the Arab World.