or dog-legged stair
[ dawg-leg, dog- ]
/ ˈdɔgˌlɛg, ˈdɒg- /
a half-turn stair, the successive flights of which are immediately side by side and connected by an intervening platform.
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Origin of dog-leg stair
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby dog-leg stair
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