Pacing vs. Paving

Pacing vs. Paving — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Pacing and Paving

Pacingnoun

A step made in walking; a stride.

Pavingnoun

The act or technique of laying pavement.

Pacingnoun

A unit of length equal to 30 inches (0.76 meter).

Pavingnoun

A pavement.

Pacingnoun

The modern version of the Roman pace, measuring five English feet. Also called geometric pace.

Pavingnoun

Material used for pavement.

Pacingnoun

Thirty inches at quick marching time or 36 at double time.

Pavingnoun

The hard durable surface placed directly atop the ground, as on a street or sidewalk.

Pacingnoun

Five Roman feet or 58.1 English inches, measured from the point at which the heel of one foot is raised to the point at which it is set down again after an intervening step by the other foot.

Pavingnoun

Interior pavement, as in a cathedral.

Pacingnoun

The rate of speed at which a person, animal, or group walks or runs.

Pavingadjective

Pertaining to the material used for pavement, or to the surface itself.

Pacingnoun

The rate of speed at which an activity or movement proceeds.

Pavingnoun

material used to pave an area

Pacingnoun

A manner of walking or running

a jaunty pace.

Pavingnoun

the paved surface of a thoroughfare

Pacingnoun

A gait of a horse in which both feet on one side are lifted and put down together.

Pavingnoun

the act of applying paving materials to an area

Pacingverb

To walk or stride back and forth across

paced the floor nervously.

Pacingverb

To measure (a space) by counting the number of steps needed to cover a distance.

Pacingverb

To walk (a number of steps) in so measuring a space.

Pacingverb

To set or regulate the rate of speed for (a race or a competitor in a race).

Pacingverb

To lead (one's team or teammates) with a good performance

paced her team to a victory with 18 points.

Pacingverb

To advance or develop (something) for a particular purpose or at a particular rate

paced the lectures so as not to overwhelm the students.

Pacingverb

To train (a horse) in a particular gait, especially the pace.

Pacingverb

To walk with long deliberate steps.

Pacingverb

To go at the pace. Used of a horse or rider.

Pacingnoun

The act of moving in paces, or their arrangement or timing.

Pacingnoun

(music) the speed at which a composition is to be played

Pacingnoun

walking with slow regular strides