Definitions

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  • n. A trolley fitted with a set of rotating wheels so that it can be pushed or pulled up or down steps
  • n. An exercise machine on which the user simulates the action of climbing a staircase

Etymologies

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stair +‎ climber

Examples

  • His cardio workouts range from 25 to 50 minutes on the elliptical machine, treadmill or stairclimber.

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  • The guest room needs a total cleaning out; out needs to go the stairclimber I rarely climb, the empty bookshelf temporarily 2 months ago placed there until it could go back to the basement, and the piles of giftwrap, ribbon, gift bags and tissue littering the desk.

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  • If you're at the gym and suddenly decide to motivate yourself with Survivor's "Eye of the Tiger" during the last five minutes of your stairclimber routine, would you pay $2.50 for the privilege?

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  • You want to watch some TV, you have to hop on your exercycle or stairclimber or whatever and generate the current yourself.

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  • I joined a gym in January, and got off to a great start, using the elliptical, the stairclimber and the universal weights (light weights, lotsa reps) to try to improve my neglected arms and upper torso.

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  • The young ones head for the machines, with the females choosing the treadmills and stairclimbers - it's easy to check out others from a stairclimber - and the young males moving to the weight lifting area so they can pump iron while being watched by the females on the stairclimbers.

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  • "It really brought home that I need to take my health seriously," says Burroughs, who at 6'3 "topped out at about 214 pounds before discovering the Range of Motion, or ROM machine, a combination rower / stairclimber that's the basis for the Quick Gym concept.

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