balanced step

balanced step

[′bal·ənst ‚step]
(building construction)
One of a series of winders arranged so that the width of each winder tread (at the narrow end) is almost equal to the tread width in the straight portion of the adjacent stair flight. Also known as dancing step; dancing winder.

balanced step, dancing step, dancing winder

One of a series of winders arranged so that the width of each winder tread (at the narrow end) is almost equal to the tread width in the straight portion of the adjacent stair flight.
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