hollow newel definition

  • adjective:
    • an opening in the exact middle of a winding staircase in the place of a newel post, the stairs being sustained by the wall surface; an open newel; also, the stringpiece or train winding across the fine of these a staircase.
29 votes

How would you define hollow newel?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!