"pacing" in the noun sense
1. tempo, pacing
music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
walking with slow regular strides
"pacing" in the verb sense
walk with slow or fast paces
"He paced up and down the hall"
go at a pace
"The horse paced"
3. pace, step
measure (distances) by pacing
"step off ten yards"
regulate or set the pace of
"Pace your efforts"
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