Examples of milepost in a Sentence
We've reached a new milepost in the field of genetic research.
a milepost in the development of a global economy
Recent Examples of milepost from the Web
Flaggers have been moderating traffic near milepost 48 since then.
His actions then represented a key milepost on the Texas Republican’s path to becoming a powerful House committee chairman and a pivotal player in the GOP effort to reduce financial regulation in the Trump era.
The State Police said northbound traffic was backed up for miles beginning at milepost 280, which is less than a mile and a half north of the Aurora exit at Ehlen Road Northeast.
The crash occurred just before 8:15 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 84, near milepost 9 in Payette County.
The crash occurred just before 7 p.m. close to milepost 31 near Caldwell.
The Idaho Transportation Department temporarily closed the highway from milepost 161 to 186 -- New Meadows to Pollock -- and power lines were down in the area.
And it’s May, the most important month in open wheel racing and a milepost in the NASCAR season when alleged contenders must begin to sort themselves out.
RELATED COVERAGE: And it’s May, the most important month in open wheel racing and a milepost in the NASCAR season when alleged contenders must begin to sort themselves out.
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First Known Use of milepost
MILEPOST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of milepost for English Language Learners
: a post by the side of a road that shows the distance in miles to a specified place
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