"guidance" in the noun sense
1. guidance, counsel, counseling, counselling, direction
something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
2. guidance, steering
the act of guiding or showing the way
3. steering, guidance, direction
the act of setting and holding a course
"a new council was installed under the direction of the king"
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