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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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milepostmile‧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)
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milepostFar from being a defeat, Reykjavik was a milepost, a turning point in disarmament negotiations.Victoria and I have undoubtedly passed that milepost.
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