accessibility ramp

/əksɛsəˈbɪləti ræmp/ (say uhksesuh'biluhtee ramp)

noun
a ramp that has been installed to allow access to an area in situations where access would otherwise be difficult, as one for the use of people in wheelchairs when entering a building, or one hinged to a wharf or landing stage which allows people to step onto or off a boat regardless of the state of the tide.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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