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- n. Plural form of stairgate.
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Babies and toddlers need a lot of kit to keep them happy and safe – everything from blenders and sterilisers, travel cots and potties, stairgates and pool fencing.
But she isn't nearly as precise in her movements as Baby Iz, who could probably already work in a cotton mill or similar, and opens stairgates by undoing the latch with her fingertips.
I held the stairgates open, she walked ahead of me.
But toys, DVDs, books and games will brighten up a rainy day, and families appreciate high chairs, cots and stairgates.
Also included are bigger items that parents can’t take on holiday with them but would love to have when they get there, like washing machines, microwaves and stairgates.