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banisters

noun
variants: also bannisters
plural of banister

Synonyms of banisters

a protective barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and its supports
  • a much-needed new banister for the rickety staircase

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“Banisters.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/banisters. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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