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milestone

noun
     
mile‧stone [countable]
1 a very important event in the development of something [= milepost American English]
milestone in
an important milestone in South African history
The treatment of diabetes reached a significant milestone in the 1970s.
2TTR a stone next to a road that shows the distance in miles to the next town
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