Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Balustrade

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1036

\ba-lә-strār\ n [Fr, fr. It balaustrata, fr. balaustro] (1644) An entire railing system (as along the edge of a balcony) including a top rail and its balusters, and sometimes a bottom rail.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA