half step


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half step

n.
1. Music See semitone.
2. A marching step of 15 inches (38 centimeters) at quick time and 18 inches (46 centimeters) at double time.

half′ step`


n.
2. Mil. a step 15 in. (38 cm) long in quick time and 18 in. (46 cm) long in double time.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.half step - the musical interval between adjacent keys on a keyboard instrument
musical interval, interval - the difference in pitch between two notes
References in classic literature ?
Torith took a half step toward the entrance to the pool as though to corroborate my story.
The ringmaster will half step forward to catch you before you faint.
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For Josie, this involved taking a half step away from her comedy politics to explore recent heartbreak.
The broad cross-party consensus in its favour did not deter them from seeking to show the law as a half step towards "fighting hunger.
The drive package can be used with rotary stepper motors or stepper motor-based linear actuators and can be configured for full step, half step, or microstep.
The drive can be used with rotary stepper motors or stepper motor-based linear actuators and can be configured for full step, half step, or microstep (1/4, 1/8, 1/16, 1/32, 1/64 step size).