a notched board serving as a string or carriage for a stair.
The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland (Vol I of II) Alice Bertha Gomme
a board on both sides of a staircase that is cut to support the treads and risers Also called cut string
a lightweight folding chair, often part of a set of matching chairs and bridge table.
bridge1 (def 9).
a tablecloth for a bridge table.
a deck on top of a bridge house; flying bridge. the first deck in a bridge house. the deck from which a vessel is usually operated; the location of the pilot house. Historical Examples Aliens William McFee The Flying Bo’sun Arthur Mason Command William McFee The Motor Boat Club and The Wireless H. Irving Hancock […]