a serving as a support or guard at the side of a stairway, platform, etc.
a rail alongside a stairway, etc, at a convenient height to be grasped to provide support
[hand-rahyd] /ˈhændˌraɪd/ verb (used with object), hand-rode, hand-ridden, hand-riding. 1. to ride (a horse) in a race without using a whip or spurs, urging it on with only the hands. verb (used without object), hand-rode, hand-ridden, hand-riding. 2. to hand-ride a horse.
/ˈhændˌrəʊl/ noun 1. a Japanese dish consisting of a large cone of dried seaweed filled with cold rice and other ingredients, eaten with the fingers rather than chopsticks
jargon (From mainstream slang “hand-rolled cigarette” in opposition to “ready-made”) To perform a normally automated software installation or configuration process by hand; implies that the normal process failed due to bugs or was defeated by something exceptional in the local environment. “The worst thing about being a gateway between four different nets is having to […]
[hand-ruhb] /ˈhændˈrʌb/ verb (used with object), handrubbed, handrubbing. 1. to by , especially so as to polish: Handrubbing the wood brings out the natural grain.
[hand-ruhn-ing] /ˈhændˈrʌn ɪŋ/ adverb 1. in unbroken succession; consecutively.