parliament hinge


noun

a butt hinge the knuckle of which protrudes from the door so that the door when fully opened stands away from the wall.

Nearby words

  1. parlement,
  2. parley,
  3. parleyvoo,
  4. parliament,
  5. parliament clock,
  6. parliamentarian,
  7. parliamentarianism,
  8. parliamentary,
  9. parliamentary agent,
  10. parliamentary commissioner

Origin of parliament hinge

First recorded in 1835–45

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