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
SpaceX launched its first recycled cargo ship to the International Space Station on Saturday, yet another milestone in its bid to drive down flight costs.
Viejas Casino & Resort marked a milestone in its major expansion Friday with the installation of the final steel beam in a new, five-story all-suites hotel tower.
Amazon.com Inc.’s shares rose briefly just above $1,000 for the first time Tuesday, marking a new milestone for a company wooing investors by dominating online commerce and cloud computing.
WHAT MILESTONE AMAZON HAS REACHED The e-commerce giant’s stock tops $1,000 for the first time.
And happy birthday to Kathy (18 years older than Star Wars), Helen’s friend Jerry (twice the age of Apple) and Alice, who had this to say about her timeline milestones: Seatbelts?
Danny Valencia had three hits and Kyle Seager had a key double to help Gaviglio (1-1) get the milestone in his fourth appearance and third start.
That milestone was earned with a three-game win over host Fenwick on May 24.
To commemorate the milestone, historic Wright sites, museums and hotels are celebrating with special events, new exhibitions and anniversary packages.
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First Known Use of milestone
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
Definition of milestone for Students
1 : a stone by the side of a road showing the distance in miles to a given place
2 : an important point in progress or development His discovery was a major milestone in scientific research.
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