French door

French door
noun Date: 1917 a door with rectangular glass panes extending the full length; also French window

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • French door — noun a light door with transparent or glazed panels extending the full length • Hypernyms: ↑door • Hyponyms: ↑French window • Part Meronyms: ↑hinge, ↑flexible joint * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

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  • French door — noun A door, usually one of a pair, with glass panes that extend for most of its length. Syn: French window …   Wiktionary

  • French door — a door having glass panes throughout or nearly throughout its length. Also called casement door. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • French door — noun chiefly N. Amer. a French window …   English new terms dictionary

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  • French — adj. & n. adj. 1 of or relating to France or its people or language. 2 having the characteristics attributed to the French people. n. 1 the language of France, also used in Belgium, Switzerland, Canada, and elsewhere. 2 (the French) (pl.) the… …   Useful english dictionary

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