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footpace

[foo t-peys] /ˈfʊtˌpeɪs/
noun
1.
walking pace.
2.
a raised portion of a floor; platform.
3.
a landing or resting place at the end of a short flight of steps.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; foot + pace1
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footpace

/ˈfʊtˌpeɪs/
noun
1.
a normal or walking pace
2.
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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