But this historic achievement is paving the way for progress.
But in techie jargon, what Apple has done with the iTunes Store is called “paving the cowpath.”
When asked how she feels about paving the way for abortion education on the Internet, Steinauer was quick to relay her enthusiasm.
In effect, the paving “stones” would be electricity-generating solar panels.
As you walk through the Maidan, you notice parts of the ground that normally would be covered in paving stones are bare.
The paving of the streets and environs was becoming a problem of national importance when the construction of the railway began.
For long stretches the paving was quite gone; elsewhere you wished it were.
In 1801 the corporation of Georgetown was concerning itself a good deal with the paving of the streets.
She didn't shilly-shally, I can tell you, with that load of paving stones in her belly.
Taken all in all, Berlin has not yet shaken off its provincialism, and is far behind Vienna in drainage, water-supply and paving.
early 14c., "to cover (a street) with stones or other material," from Old French paver "to pave" (12c.), perhaps a back-formation from Old French pavement or else from Vulgar Latin *pavare, from Latin pavire "to beat, ram, tread down," from PIE *pau- "to cut, strike, stamp" (cf. Latin putare "to prune;" Greek paiein "to strike;" Lithuanian piauju "to cut," piuklas "saw"). Related: Paved; paving. The figurative sense of "make smooth" (as in pave the way) is attested from 1580s.