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a passageway from one level, as of a building, to another by a series of
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Going around a corner, he turned in at the door of the hotel and began to climb the
leading up to his friend's room.
When the light in the house next door went out he stumbled down the
and into the street.
The first marine was stuck, maybe three-quarters of the way up the
These design features include a
between the main deck and upper deck.
parts must be free of dangerous projections such as protruding nails.
illumination shall receive primary power from the building wiring.
The railing must protect all open sides except the
lifts must be written as proposed decisions.
scaffolds shall be designed as medium duty scaffolds except for high clearance.
s are made with aluminum steps and rails with a wooden door and frame surrounding the
British Dictionary definitions for
a means of access consisting of stairs; staircase or flight of steps
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A wife's long tongue is the stairway by which misfortunes ascend into the house.
But mount to paradise By the stairway of surprise."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The stairway is not a thing of gleaming strands a radiant evanescence for angels' feet that only...