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doorplate

[dawr-pleyt, dohr-] /ˈdɔrˌpleɪt, ˈdoʊr-/
noun
1.
a small identification plate on the outside door of a house or room, bearing the occupant's name, the apartment or house number, or the like.
Origin of doorplate
1815-1825
First recorded in 1815-25; door + plate1
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