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stepping

[′step·iŋ]
(civil engineering)

stepping

1. Softwood lumber suitable for steps; usually pine or fir.
3. In concrete step construction, benching, 1, 2.
4. In surveying, chaining in a series of steps, over a sloping surface, where the chains are always horizontal.
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The new stepping motor encoder options for 0.36* and 0.72* motors are:
4 : to move quickly <They were really stepping along.>
Simply by stepping up and down a step for a sustained amount of time raises your heart rate, burns fat and tones the legs and bottom.
For example, stepping on the engine starter speed sensor can damage the internal connections.
The district's Stepping Up program has allowed classified employees to earn a math or science teaching license with no out-of-pocket costs.
Care must be taken to avoid stepping on the likes of Mikhail Baryshnikov, who might be limbering up in rainbow-hued woolies.