Dutch door


noun

a door consisting of two units horizontally divided so that each half can be opened or closed separately.

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Origin of Dutch door

First recorded in 1640–50
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British Dictionary definitions for Dutch door

Dutch door

noun

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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