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English definition of “step”

step

noun (STAIR)    /step/
B1 [C] one of the surfaces that you walk on when you go up or down stairs : a flight of steps We had to climb some steps to reach the front door . I asked them to leave the parcel on the ( front ) step (= outside the door to the house ). Mind the step as you leave the train . It's difficult for people in wheelchairs to negotiate (= move up and down) steps. One of the steps on the ladder is broken .Stairs and lifts steps [plural] another word for stepladder: kitchen steps library stepsStairs and lifts
(Definition of step noun (STAIR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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