Recent Examples of baluster from the Web
A wooden staircase with metal balusters leads from the entry hall to a skylit second-floor landing.
A stained glass window borders the double front doors and staircases sport wooden spindle balusters.
Steve Austin, of Austin’s Iron Works, created all of Camelot’s ironwork, including the deadbolt, the front gate, hardware for all the interior doors and the ornate balusters on the center hall staircase leading to the second floor.
A Venetian-style balcony off the living room has marble floors, balusters and intricate mosaic work.
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Origin and Etymology of baluster
First Known Use: 1602See Words from the same year
BALUSTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of baluster for English Language Learners
: a short post that helps support a rail in a balustrade or similar structure
BALUSTER Defined for Kids
Definition of baluster for Students
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