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footpace

[ foot-peys ]
/ ˈfʊtˌpeɪs /
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noun
walking pace.
a raised portion of a floor; platform.
a landing or resting place at the end of a short flight of steps.
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Origin of footpace

First recorded in 1530–40; foot + pace1
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British Dictionary definitions for footpace

footpace
/ (ˈfʊtˌpeɪs) /

noun
a normal or walking pace
Also called (in the Roman Catholic Church): predella the platform immediately before an altar at the top of the altar steps
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