having no stain; spotless.
made of stainless steel.
resistant to staining, rusting, the corrosive effect of chemicals, etc.
flatware made of stainless steel.
resistant to discoloration, esp discoloration resulting from corrosion; rust-resistant: stainless steel
having no blemish: a stainless reputation
noun 1. alloy steel containing 12 percent or more chromium, so as to be resistant to rust and attack from various chemicals. stainless steel noun 1. a type of steel resistant to corrosion as a result of the presence of large amounts of chromium (12–15 per cent). The carbon content depends on the application, being […]
noun 1. one of a flight or series of steps for going from one level to another, as in a building. 2. stairs, such steps collectively, especially as forming a flight or a series of flights: I was so excited I ran all the way up the stairs. 3. a series or flight of steps; […]
noun 1. a flight of stairs with its framework, banisters, etc., or a series of such flights. noun 1. a flight of stairs, its supporting framework, and, usually, a handrail or banisters staircase stair·case (stâr’kās’) n. A series of reactions or responses that follow one another in progressively increasing or decreasing intensity, so that a […]
- Staircase phenomenon
staircase phenomenon n. See treppe.