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Meaning of MILEPOST

Pronunciation:  'mIl`powst

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  stone post at side of a road to show distances

MILEPOST is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: milestone
 See Also: mark, marker, marking



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mile"post`\, n.
A post, or one of a series of posts, set up to indicate
spaces of a mile each or the distance in miles from a given

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