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staircase


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Staircase  \Stair"case`\,  n. 
  A  flight  of  stairs  with  their  supporting  framework,  casing, 
  balusters,  etc 
 
  To  make  a  complete  staircase  is  a  curious  piece  of 
  architecture.  --Sir  H. 
  Wotton. 
 
  {Staircase  shell}.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  Any  scalaria,  or  wentletrap. 
  b  Any  species  of  Solarium,  or  perspective  shell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  staircase 
  n  :  a  means  of  access  consisting  of  a  set  of  steps  [syn:  {stairway}, 
  {stairs},  {steps}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  staircase 
 
  {jaggies} 
 
 




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