Meaning of “pace sth off/out” in the English Dictionary

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"pace sth off/out" in British English

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pace sth off/out

phrasal verb with pace uk /peɪs/ us /peɪs/ verb

to measure a distance by taking steps of equal size across it and counting them:

You can get a rough idea of the size of the room by pacing it out.

(Definition of “pace sth off/out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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