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  • n  the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
  • n  the distance covered by a step
    he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig
  • n  the relative speed of progress or change
    he lived at a fast pace
    the pace of events accelerated
  • n  a step in walking or running
  • n  the rate of some repeating event
  • n  a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride
  • v  walk with slow or fast paces
    He paced up and down the hall
  • v  go at a pace
    The horse paced
  • v  measure (distances) by pacing
  • v  regulate or set the pace of

  • See Also 2004 CES Roundup Tech PTI Archive: By WILSON ROTHMAN Keeping pace while walking or jogging is an imprecise art.
  • McGorry concedes that pace's link with Janssen-Cilag could invite concerns about influence, but says it was pace which made the approach and that Janssen accepted McGorry's .
  • The pace of discovery is likely to accelerate, says the former editor of Nature The IQ Meritocracy Our test-obsessed society has Binet and Terman to thank or to blame.
News & Articles

  • Joe Pace inspires book character
    Local businessman Joe Pace is the inspiration for a character in the book “Tonino: The Adventures of a Boy/Cricket from Boston’s North End,” written by entomologist and University of Massachusetts at Amherst professor John G. Stoffolano, Jr.
    June 21, 2013 - Saugus Advertiser
  • Pace of Contraction France's Private Sector Slows in June
    Pace of Contraction France's Private Sector Slows in June
    June 20, 2013 - Nasdaq
  • PACE announces local Pride events
    PACE is a local non-profit, non-partisan organization which advocates for a just society in which the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community can lead open, honest, responsible and safe lives at home and in the workplace.
    June 20, 2013 - The Shreveport Times

  • Helen Thomas in Washington Post
    I deeply regret my comments I made last week regarding the Israelis and the Palestinians,Thomas said in a statement Monday. "They do not reflect my heart-felt belief that pace will come to the Middle East only when all parties recognize...
  • Barack Obama in Toronto Sun
    The 30,000 additional troops that I am announcing tonight will deploy in the first part of 2010 -- the fastest pace possible -- so that they can target the insurgency and secure key population centres,Obama explained, describing the key...
  • Jean-Claude Trichet in Reuters
    ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet said on Thursday he expects the euro area economy to grow "at a moderate and still uneven pace in an environment of high uncertainty".

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