For instance, the last visitation of cholera could be traced clearly and definitely to a point of origin in northern India in the spring of 1892, and could be followed thence step by step in its mare, i westward (see Cholera).
A brisk step in the hallway brought her attention sharply back to the present.
For by a mysterious fatality, Heaven itself seemed to step in to take out of his hands into its own the damning thing he would have done.
The next step in the development of epic narrative was the single lay of an episodic character, sung by a single individual, who was frequently a member of a distinguished family, not merely a professional minstrel.
The first step in the synthetical production of alizarin was the discovery in 1868 of C. Graebe and C. Liebermann that on heating with zinc dust, alizarin was converted into anthracene.
The President made it clear that he regarded the conference merely as a step in securing international understanding and good will; he advocated the convening of succeeding conferences as a possible means of securing an international association for the promotion of peace, and he approved the principle of substituting an understanding between the United States, Great Britain, France and Japan regarding Far-Eastern problems, for the existing Anglo-Japanese Treaty.
When the latter have oxidized ammonia to nitrite, however, the former step in and oxidize it still further to nitric acid.
The next important step in my education was learning to read.
She stared at him through listless eyes, the gaze of a human awaiting only the final step in the transformation process.
Then the world has advanced one step in its heavenward march.