Dutch door


Definition of Dutch door 

: a door divided horizontally so that the lower or upper part can be shut separately

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First Known Use of Dutch door

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Dutch door was circa 1890

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English Language Learners Definition of Dutch door

: a door that is divided into a top and bottom half that open and close separately

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