a door with an upper and lower leaf that may be opened separately: US and Canadian equivalent: Dutch door
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How to use stable door in a sentence
I knew very well what his "warning" meant,—lockin the stable-door but stealin the hoss fust.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush | William Makepeace Thackeray
I took my station at the stable-door, to be sure that Sancho not only had his corn, but ate it.
She shot out through the stable door in a way that sent the hens flying over the hay stacks.The Red Cow and Her Friends | Peter McArthur
I exclaimed, shaking him vigorously; "what do you mean by going off and leaving the stable-door unlocked?"A Little Union Scout | Joel Chandler Harris
I led him to the stable door and started him in and then turned to head off his mother, who had started towards the lane.The Red Cow and Her Friends | Peter McArthur