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pace
peɪs
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (介) preposition
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(名) As a noun
  1. A step in walking or running.
  2. The relative speed of progress or change.
  3. A unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride.
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    • Synonyms: yard
  4. The distance covered by a step.
  5. The rate of moving (especially walking or running).
  6. The rate of some repeating event.
(动) As a verb
  1. Measure (distances) by pacing.
  2. Regulate or set the pace of.
    • Walk with slow or fast paces.
      • Go at a pace.
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