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English noun: stepping stone

1. stepping stone (object) a stone in a marsh or shallow water that can be stepped on in crossing

Broader (hypernym)rock, stone

2. stepping stone (act) any means of advancement

SamplesThe job was just a stepping stone on his way to fame and riches.

Broader (hypernym)agency, means, way

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