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Baron has worked in the upper echelons of newsrooms throughout his career.
MARTIN BARON, EXECUTIVE EDITOR WHO OVERSAW DRAMATIC WASHINGTON POST EXPANSION, ANNOUNCES RETIREMENTPAUL FARHIJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Arguably, the more truly premium stuff that gets produced by Hollywood for streaming — in other words, the more these services represent the higher echelon of Hollywood — the better it is for us.
‘I BELIEVE ENOUGH IN THIS TO TRY TO DO IT MYSELF’: COLLEGEHUMOR OWNER SAM REICH ON THE BRAND’S FUTURE POTENTIALPIERRE BIENAIMÉDECEMBER 1, 2020DIGIDAY
The industry commonly recycles ideas, and designers from its lowest ranks to its upper echelons look to the past for tomorrow’s concepts.
IS FASHION DOOMED TO REPEAT ITSELF?MARC BAINOCTOBER 28, 2020QUARTZ
At the upper echelons of the sport, where every move counts, there’s pressure on athletes to do all they can to make themselves stronger, while also getting smaller and lighter.
THE CLIMBERS SPEAKING UP ABOUT EATING DISORDERSOUTSIDE EDITORSOCTOBER 22, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The highest echelon of TikTokers can charge up to $200,000 per post, but those who have follower counts in the range of 1 million to 5 million typically charge between $5,000 and $15,000.
HOW A TIKTOK HOUSE DESTROYED ITSELFREBECCA JENNINGSOCTOBER 1, 2020VOX
They did a lazy circle of the room, swung into an echelon and performed a slow chandelle, before dropping into Bobby's hand.
WHAT ROUGH BEAST?JEFFERSON HIGHE
I couldn't quite see the stratified society outlined by Scholar Phelps as holding a position open for her in the top echelon.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
The cuirassiers getting into line first, charged at once, the 16th following in echelon.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 664, SEPTEMBER 22,1888VARIOUS
Portions of his forces were arranged in echelon in some of his other battles.
ELEMENTS OF MILITARY ART AND SCIENCEHENRY WAGER HALLECK
I ordered him to wheel his brigades to the left, to advance in echelon, and to catch the enemy in flank.
THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL W. T. SHERMAN, COMPLETEWILLIAM T. SHERMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO ECHELON

  • aim
  • alteration
  • approach
  • bearing
  • bend
  • deflection
  • deviation
  • digression
  • direction
  • double
  • echelon
  • heading
  • line
  • method
  • oblique course
  • path
  • plan
  • point of sail
  • procedure
  • set
  • shift
  • siding
  • sweep
  • swerve
  • switch
  • tactic
  • tangent
  • turn
  • variation
  • way
  • yaw
  • zigzag
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