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moving staircase

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moving stairway

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(Mechanical Engineering) less common terms for escalator1
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Noun1.moving staircase - a stairway whose steps move continuously on a circulating beltmoving staircase - a stairway whose steps move continuously on a circulating belt
staircase, stairway - a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps
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Always stand to the right on an escalator - so people who don't have time to dawdle, can walk up or down the moving staircase on the left side.
An elderly man collided with three other shoppers when he fell down the moving staircase at the Cornbow Shopping Centre in Halesowen yesterday afternoon.
They huddle at the ends of escalators, looking upon them with bewilderment, paralyzed by self-doubt over their ability to hop on and off the moving staircase without tripping.
Two other quibbles: The "moss" hanging from the moving staircase should be adjusted so as not to get stuck in the actors' hair.
The moving staircase failed in December 2017 and steps were taken to mend it, however, after one of the new parts shattered in January, LCP Properties were told they must wait a further 15 weeks for a replacement.
That said, there is enough intrigue in the story to hold your attention and David Woodhead's intricate set design with its sliding doors, hidden rooms and moving staircase is a delight to watch.?
An advert showing the 'moving staircase' at Seaforth Sands Station
Imagine a world where dreams of being transported upwards via a moving staircase was simply that, a dream.
'We had Grande and Buenas (supermarkets) but these did not have that moving staircase,' said 60-year-old Aquino, referring to the escalator.
Invitation to tender: The Supply, Delivery And Installation Of Five (5) Moving Staircase Platforms P2, P3, P4, P5 And P6 Intended For The Transport Of Persons With Disabilities And Reduced Mobility From The Ground Floor To The First Floor To The Sdc In Knin, Senjak Fourth Platform Consists Of Its Own Platform, Drive Machine With All Mechanical And Elektrodijelovima And Management.
But as she tried to decide whether to copy Kylie, and wear some shorts, or to go Lady Gaga, and be more meaty, her world literally turned upside down as she tripped and landed feet first on the upwardly moving staircase.