a door consisting of two units horizontally divided so that each half can be opened or closed separately.
Origin of Dutch door
First recorded in 1640–50
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British Dictionary definitions for dutch door
US and Canadian a door with an upper and lower leaf that may be opened separatelyAlso called (in Britain and certain other countries): stable door
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