English version

milepost in Transport topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmilepostmile‧post /ˈmaɪlpəʊst $ -poʊst/ noun [countable] American English  1 TTDISTANCEa post next to a road or railway that shows the distance in miles to the next town2 a milestone(1)
Examples from the Corpus
milepostFar from being a defeat, Reykjavik was a milepost, a turning point in disarmament negotiations.Victoria and I have undoubtedly passed that milepost.