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foot +‎ pace


footpace (plural footpaces)

  1. A walking pace or step.
  2. A dais, or elevated platform; the highest step of the altar; a landing in a staircase.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for footpace in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)