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Individual stages of events and processes

episode

noun

an event or set of events that forms part of a longer series but is considered separately

gradation

noun

one of the steps in a series showing how one thing slowly becomes something else, for example how something becomes more or less heavy, serious, or bright

instalment

noun

one of several parts of an interesting or exciting situation

juncture

noun

a stage in a process or activity

level

noun

a part or stage in a system that has several parts or stages

lowlights

noun

parts of an event that are not very good or exciting

low point

noun

the worst moment in a situation

mark

noun

a particular level, stage, total etc that something reaches

the middle

noun

the part that is between the beginning and the end of a period of time or an event

midpoint

noun

the time that is halfway through a process or activity

point

noun

a particular stage in a process

prong

noun

any of the separate stages of a plan or activity

slot

noun

a time during a series of events when it is arranged that something will happen

spot

noun

a position within a series of events, for example in a television or radio programme

stage

noun

a particular point in time during a process or set of events

stage

noun

a particular part of a process that has several different parts

staging post

noun

one of the stages reached before achieving a final aim

step

noun

one of the stages in a process, or one of the levels on a scale

wave

noun

a period of activity that is part of a series of similar periods

way station

noun

a temporary stage in a longer process

in/during the heat of something

at the busiest time, or during the most difficult part of something

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endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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