- I(Roget's IV) n.Syn. stairway, staircase, flight, companionway, steps, stair, escalator, moving stair, spiral staircase, open stairway, closed stairway, ascent.II(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.steps, stairway, staircase, flight, perron, spiral staircase, escalator, companionway.
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