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(Architecture) a means of access consisting of stairs; staircase or flight of steps
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a passageway from one level, as of a building, to another by a series of stairs; staircase.
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- half-pace - A broad step or small landing between two half flights in a staircase.
- companionway - A stairway or ladder from a deck to the cabin below.
- staircase - A stairway does not necessarily have a handrail or balustrade—but a staircase does.
- newel - The main post at the bottom of a banister or stairway.
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|Noun||1.||stairway - a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps|
backstairs - a second staircase at the rear of a building
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
companionway - a stairway or ladder that leads from one deck to another on a ship
moving staircase, moving stairway, escalator - a stairway whose steps move continuously on a circulating belt
emergency exit, fire escape - a stairway (often on the outside of a building) that permits exit in the case of fire or other emergency
flight of stairs, flight of steps, flight - a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next
ghat - stairway in India leading down to a landing on the water
landing - an intermediate platform in a staircase
stairhead - platform at the top of a staircase
stair, step - support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the bottom step"
way - any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another; "he said he was looking for the way out"
ramp - a movable staircase that passengers use to board or leave an aircraft
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مَطْلَع الدَّرَج، سلالِم المَبْنى
(any one of) a number of steps, usually inside a building, going from one floor to another. He fell down the stairs. trappe دَرَجَه стълба escada schod(y) die Treppe trappe σκαλί, σκάλα trepp پله porras marche מַדרֵגוֹת सीढ़ी, सोपान stepenica, stube (pl.) lépcső(fok) tangga stigaþrep; trappa; stigi scalino; scala 階段 계단 laiptelis, pakopa pakāpiens; kāpnes tangga traptrappstopień, schodek escada treaptă ступенька schod stopnica stepenik trappa, trappsteg ขั้นบันได merdiven 樓梯 східець زینہ bậc thang 楼梯ˈstaircase, ˈstairway nouns
a series or flight of stairs. A dark and narrow staircase led up to the top floor. trappe مَطْلَع الدَّرَج، سلالِم المَبْنى стълбище escadaria schodiště die Treppe trappeopgang; trappe σκάλα trepikoda راه پله portaikko escalier חֲדַר מַדרֵגוֹת सीढ़ी, सोपान, जीना, पैड़ी stubište, stepenice lépcsőház tangga stigi scala 階段 (난간을 포함한) 계단 laiptai, laiptinė kāpnes tangga traptrapp; trappeoppgangklatka schodowa, schody escadaria scară лестница schodište stopnišče stepenište trappa บันไดทอดหนึ่ง merdiven boşluğu 樓梯 сходи سیڑھی یا زینہ cầu thang gác 楼梯
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