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doorpiece

[dawr-pees, dohr-]
noun
  1. an architecturally treated doorframe.
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Origin of doorpiece

First recorded in 1605–15; door + piece
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Historical Examples of doorpiece

  • The doorpiece is surrounded by three gablets, the central one still retaining a trefoiled arch.

    Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys

    Dugald Butler and Herbert Story