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'ladder'

Overview of noun ladder
1. ladder -- (steps consisting of two parallel members connected by rungs; for climbing up or down)

2. ladder -- (ascending stages by which somebody or something can progress; "he climbed the career ladder")

3. run, ladder, ravel -- (a row of unravelled stitches; "she got a run in her stocking")


Overview of verb ladder

from tagged texts)

1. ladder, run -- (come unraveled or undone as if by snagging; "Her nylons were running")



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