Definitions for balustradeˈbæl əˌstreɪd, ˌbæl əˈstreɪd
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bannister, banister, balustrade, balusters, handrail(noun)
a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling
A row of balusters topped by a rail, serving as an open parapet, as along the edge of a balcony, terrace, bridge, staircase, or the eaves of a building.
Origin: From balustrade, from balaustrata, from balaustro, from balausta, via balaustium, from βαλαύστιον. So named because of resemblance to the swelling form of the half-open pomegranate flower.
a row of balusters topped by a rail, serving as an open parapet, as along the edge of a balcony, terrace, bridge, staircase, or the eaves of a building
Translations for balustrade
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- stùc-shreadScottish Gaelic
- handrið, brjóstrið, súlnabrjóstrið, grindverk, rimlagirðing, rimlahandriðIcelandic
- ringhiera, balaustrata, balaustraItalian
- tırabzan, korkulukTurkish
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