French door


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French door

n.
A door, usually one of a pair, of light construction with glass panes extending for most of its length.

French′ door′


n.
a door having glass panes throughout its length, usu. hung in pairs.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.French door - a light door with transparent or glazed panels extending the full lengthFrench door - a light door with transparent or glazed panels extending the full length
door - a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle; "he knocked on the door"; "he slammed the door as he left"
French window - a French door situated in an exterior wall of a building
flexible joint, hinge - a joint that holds two parts together so that one can swing relative to the other
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