Origin of partway
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Partway up the little rocky eminence stands an old house, now fast falling to pieces.Not Pretty, But Precious
John Hay, et al.
Naked, he walked to the door leading to the balcony and pushed it partway open.The Saracen: The Holy War
They went overhead, more brilliant than the brightest stars, and when partway down to the horizon they suddenly winked out.The Pirates of Ersatz
- some of the way; partlyI stopped reading partway through the chapter