Examples of milestone in a Sentence
the new drug was regarded as a milestone in the treatment of heart disease
Recent Examples of milestone from the Web
This fifth annual conference represents an important milestone for ColorComm’s founder Lauren Wesley Wilson.
The World Wide Web is about to reach an amazing and terrible milestone: soon, 50 percent of the world’s population will be online.
The news comes 15 years after the milestone makeover series first aired on Bravo.
Methodology: The choice of four retirement ages coincides with important Social Security milestones.
Oliver also had 1,071 career points, becoming just the ninth player overall and fifth sophomore to crack the 1,000-point milestone.
Happy 21st birthday to Malala Yousafzai, who rang in the milestone on Thursday by spending the day meeting with other young women in Brazil and — drumroll, please! — posting her first ever photo on Instagram.
The three-member alternative rock band will be celebrating its 30th anniversary on Sept. 16, 2019, and the new album will kick off the milestone year.
This also makes her the first Asian nominee for best actress in a TV drama — a severely overdue milestone.
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MILESTONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of milestone for English Language Learners
: a stone by the side of a road that shows the distance in miles to a specified place
: an important point in the progress or development of something : a very important event or advance
MILESTONE Defined for Kids
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