Stair Carriage Or Stringer

Business / Construction / Stair Carriage Or Stringer: Supporting member for stair treads. Usually a 2 X 12 inch plank notched to receive the treads: sometimes called a 'rough horse.'

Other Words for Carriage

Carriage Noun Synonyms: (railway) coach, car
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P.L. 480 (Or Public Law 480)

Business / Agriculture / P.L. 480 (Or Public Law 480): P.L. 83-480 (July 10, 1954), also called Food for Peace, is the common name for food aid programs established by the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, which seeks to expand fo MORE

Oxymoron

Entertainment / Literature / Oxymoron: Using contradiction in a manner that oddly makes sense on a deeper level. Simple or joking examples include such oxymora as jumbo shrimp, sophisticated rednecks, and military intelligence. The richest MORE

Pace or Pacer

Entertainment / Bowling / Pace or Pacer: A pacer bowls as part of a team only for the purpose of keeping the pace of the game more even; pacer scores do not count towards the team total. Also, the rhythm of your footwork as you approach the MORE

Pacinian Corpuscles

Science / Biology / Pacinian Corpuscles: Sensory receptors located deep in the epidermis that detect pressure and vibration. MORE

Palo Cortado

Life Style / Wine / Palo Cortado: A rare style of dry Sherry. It is the result of failure of complete development of the flor, so it starts life as neither Fino nor Amontillado. What flor there is subsequently dies, and as a conseque MORE

Package Mortgage

Business / Finance / Package Mortgage: A mortgage on a house and property in the house. MORE

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