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PACE

[pās]

PACE

Abbreviation for:
Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 
Promoting Action on Clinical Effectiveness 
Property Advisers to the Civil Estate

PACE

(pās)
Patient Advise and Consent Encounter.

pace

an equine gait similar to a trot except that the front and rear limbs on each side are moved in unison instead of the diagonal limbs. A comfortable even gait for the rider, producing an even speed for the duration of a race. Similar to the amble gait but at a fast speed. Many pacing horses are raced and trained in harness. Called also sidewheel.
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But don't worry, there are gentler rides in the park too if you can't stand the pace.
Her husband Mick is leaving because he can't stand the pace.
But Tory adviser Clarke had to end the affair because he couldn't stand the pace.
Now she has to keep fit to stand the pace of presenting the flagship children's show.
McRae has been unable to train since his horrific crash in Corsica last month and he starts in this weekend's Rally Australia fearing he'll be unable to stand the pace.
But this story about a little boy's big ideas regarding the world around him just can't stand the pace.
He should shut up and go back to Italy if he can't stand the pace here.
Ex-England coach Kevin Keegan follows in the footsteps of many powerful men and women who quit the rat race because they couldn't stand the pace.
Amoruso, though, insists that such is the extent of fixture congestion all over Europe at the moment that even the most energetic youths will struggle to stand the pace.
Of course we used a lot of energy last Tuesday but for a tough game like this you just have to stand the pace and try to give 100 per cent.
Unfortunately, Matthew couldn't stand the pace so I had to get some new people in.
And although Wenger thinks little-known Spaniard Fabian Caballero can stand the pace in the Premiership, he is suspended after being sent off in a reserve match against QPR.