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staircase

noun [C] uk   /ˈsteə.keɪs/  us   /ˈster-/
C1 a set of stairs inside a building, usually with a bar fixed on the wall or onto vertical poles at the side for you to hold on to: She descended the sweeping (= long and wide) staircase into the crowd of photographers and journalists.
Translations of “staircase”
in Korean 계단…
in Arabic دَرَج, سُلَّم…
in Portuguese escadaria…
in Catalan escala…
in Japanese 階段…
in Italian scala…
in Chinese (Traditional) (建築物內通常帶有扶手的)樓梯…
in Russian лестница…
in Turkish merdiven…
in Chinese (Simplified) (建筑物内通常带有扶手的)楼梯…
in Polish schody, klatka (schodowa)…
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