close string

noun
\ ˈklōs- \

Definition of close string

: a string of a stair having its upper edge straight and usually parallel with the lower edge so that the outer ends of the steps are entirely enclosed

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“Close string.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/close%20string. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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