hanging stairs

plural noun

Definition of hanging stairs

: stairs that are or appear to be supported along one side only (as by brackets projecting from an adjacent wall or by having one end of each step built into a wall, the front edge of each step being supported along the back edge of the step below)

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“Hanging stairs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hanging%20stairs. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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