stairhead

[stair-hed]
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noun

the top of a staircase; top landing.

Nearby words

  1. stainlessly,
  2. stair,
  3. stair rod,
  4. staircase,
  5. staircase phenomenon,
  6. stairlift,
  7. stairmaster,
  8. stairs,
  9. stairstep,
  10. stairway

Origin of stairhead

First recorded in 1525–35; stair + head

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British Dictionary definitions for stairhead

stairhead

noun

the top of a flight of stairs
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