step

  1. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
  2. the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down
  3. support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway
  4. relative position in a graded series
  5. a short distance
  6. a musical interval of two semitones
  7. a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface; a clue that someone was present
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    Step

    (ballroom) - one change of weight. Means by which the body is moved. Taking a step means committing all of your body weight onto the forward portion (the ball) of the foot.
    Found on http://www.centralhome.com/dance-positions.htm

    step

    (from the article `choreography`) ...social dances at court and probably began to invent new ones or arrange variants of known dances, thus combining a creative function with their ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/159

    step

    [n] - a short distance 2. [n] - support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway 3. [n] - the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down 4. [v] - put down the foot, place the foot 5. [v] - take a step
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=step

    Step

    • (n.) At Eton College, England, a shallow step dividing the court into an inner and an outer portion. • (v. i.) One of a series of offsets, or parts, resembling the steps of stairs, as one of the series of parts of a cone pulley on which the belt runs. • (v. i.) A change of position effected by a motion of translation. • (v. i....
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/step/

    step

    noun a short distance; `it`s only a step to the drugstore`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=step

    step

    stair noun support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; `he paused on the bottom step`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=step

    Step

    [air base] Step (also Olovyannaya) is an air base in Chita, Russia located 14 km northwest of Yasnogorsk. It is a large air base with two revetment areas and numerous military fortifications. It is near an SS-11 missile field that was dismantled in the mid-1990s. Units stationed at Step/Olovyannaya include: ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Step_(air_base)

    Step

    [f] `Step` is a K-Pop song of electro house music genre performed by the South Korean-Chinese artist idol group f(x). The song was included as a track in the f(x)`s second Korean studio album Pink Tape which was released on July 29, 2013 under the record label of S.M. Entertainment. `Step` entered the Gaon Chart debuting at spot 25 for the ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Step_(f(x)_song)

    Step

    [foothold] Unitrans RT2819 at the Memorial Union terminal in Davis, CA sometime in the early-mid 1990`s. Photo taken by Andrew M. Smith. ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Step_(foothold)

    STEP

    [satellite] The Satellite Test of the Equivalence Principle (STEP) is a proposed ({as of|2008|lc=on}) space science experiment to test the equivalence principle of general relativity. The experiment is thought to be sensitive enough to test Einstein`s theory of gravity and other theories. The basic configuration is that of a drag-free satel...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STEP_(satellite)

    Step

    [software] Step is an open source two-dimensional physics simulation engine that is included in the KDE SC as a part of KDE Education Project. The software include the StepCore, a physical simulation library. == History == The program was developed by Vladimir Kuznetsov and introduced in February 2007. It was released along with KDE 4.1. Th...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Step_(software)

    Step

    Step intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Stepped ; present participle & verbal noun Stepping .] [ Anglo-Saxon stæppan ; akin to OFries. steppa , Dutch stappen to step, stap a step, Old High Germa...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/193

    Step

    Step noun [ Anglo-Saxon stæpe . See Step , intransitive verb ] 1. An advance or movement made by one removal of the foot; a pace. 2. A rest, or one of a set of rests, for the foot in ascending or descending, as a stair, or a round of a ladder. &#x...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/193

    Step

    Step transitive verb 1. To set, as the foot. 2. (Nautical) To fix the foot of (a mast) in its step; to erect. To step off , to measure by steps, or paces; hence, to divide, as a space, or to form a series of marks, by successive measurements, as with dividers.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/193

    step

    1. In dentistry, a dove-tailed or similarly shaped projection of a cavity prepared in a tooth into a surface perpendicular to the main part of the cavity for the purpose of preventing displacement of the restoration (filling) by the force of mastication. ... 2. A change in direction resembling a stair-step in a line, a surface, or the construction ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    Step

    A beat
    Found on http://www.gaitedhorses.net/Articles/HorseGlossary.html

    Step

    A break in the planing bottom of a flying-boat hull which assists 'unsticking' from the water.
    Found on http://www.aeroplanemonthly.com/glossary/

    Step

    A flattened glass button connecting the stem of the rummer with the foot.
    Found on http://www.glamorganantiques.co.uk/glossaryglass.htm

    Step

    A movement of the body that involves a transfer of weight.
    Found on http://www.artsalive.ca/en/dan/dance101/glossary.asp

    Step

    a turn can be broken up into several smaller steps. These usually consist of player actions followed by steps that change the game state. Sometimes there is only one step in a turn which can make this piece seem to disappear.
    Found on http://www.pubmeeple.com/gaming-glossary/

    step

    a unit used in music to describe the ratio in frequency between notes. Two notes differ by a step if the higher note has frequency exactly 21/6 = 1.12246 times the frequency of the lower one. This unit is often called the full step to distinguish it from the half step.
    Found on http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/units/dictS.html

    STEP

    acronym: Solar Terrestrial Energy Program
    Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#S

    step

    element of a function chart participating in the definition of the state of the system at a given instant where this element may be either active or inactive NOTE 1 - Steps are separated by transitions. NOTE 2 - The set of active steps defines the situation of the system considered. NOTE 3 - Commands or actions may be associated to each step. A ste...
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=351-29-23

    Step

    In Vutrax, the coordinate distance travelled for each press of an arrow key, or the 'snap' of the Cursor when the mouse is moved
    Found on http://www.vutrax.co.uk/glossary.htm
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