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Noun (futsuumeishi)
step, stair, (flight of) steps, (row of) stitches, columns (of print)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
grade, rank, level

counter for breaks in written language (or speech, etc.)

See also: 級・きゅう・2
dan, senior rank in martial arts, go, shogi, etc.

ON: ダン, タン
grade, steps, stairs

Stroke: 9 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-5-4 FC: 7744.4

彼は階段を一度に三段ずつかけあがった。 Parts: (かれ) 階段 (かいだん) 一度に (いちどに) (さん) (だん) ずつ (づつ) 駆け上がる (かけあがった) He jumped up the steps three at a time.

直径23m(下段)及び18m(上段)、高さ5mの二段式の円墳である。 Parts: 直径 (ちょっけい) 下段 (げだん) 及び (および) 上段 (じょうだん) 高さ (たかさ) (に) (だん) (しき) 円墳 (えんぷん) である It is a two level style round burial mound, 23m diameter (lower level), 18m (higher).

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