moving staircase

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escalator, moving staircase, moving stairway

A power-driven, inclined, continuous stairway used for raising or lowering passengers.
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There's a definite air of menace that simmers over Connellan's atmospheric wood and metal set, with its water-flanked boardwalks, cranes, trapdoors and moving staircases.
A total of 10 lifts and 63 moving staircases serve the first Europe to Asia rail-link, which runs under the Bosphorus Strait, the busy shipping channel which links the Sea of Marmara to the Black Sea.
His refurbishment was a major job, involving knocking down walls and moving staircases to create a spacious family home.
During the series, we'll see Clarke knocking down walls and moving staircases with budgets on the show ranging from pounds 30,000 to pounds 150,000, but the expert is keen to point out that this could be considerably cheaper than moving.
Harry potter enjoyed huge feasts, moving staircases and talking paintings.
Escalators are moving staircases and are mainly used in carrying people between different floors of a building.
One of our clients took quite a bit of persuading that his outdated kitchen and seldom-used dining room would benefit from a drastic revamp which involved knocking down walls, adding windows, moving staircases and transforming the lot into one huge open-plan space.
Hogwarts is a Gothic treat to behold, with portraits that have a life of their own, moving staircases and the cosiest common room ever.
Oxford university's Christchurch College is a must while in Oxford, the location used for the magnificent Hogwarts dining hall and many of the school's famous moving staircases.