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Definitions of banister

  1. a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A stringed musical instrument having a head and neck like the guitar, and its body like a tambourine. It has five strings, and is played with the fingers and hands. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A baluster. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Corruption of BALUSTER. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. A balustrade; a corruption. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. A corruption of baluster, when applied to the railings of a staircase. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. Corrupted from baluster, which see. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. The balustrade of a staircase. Formerly used in this sense mostly in the plural, now mostly in the singular. dictgcide_fs
  9. ban'ist[.e]r, n. a corr. of BALUSTER. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  10. (usu. pl.). Upright (s) supporting stair handrail (also in pl. for uprights& rail together). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  11. n. A support to the rail of a stair. Cabinet Dictionary

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