anchor and collar

noun

Definition of anchor and collar

: a hinge (as for heavy gates or doors) having the socket attached to or made with an anchor which is embedded in the masonry

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First Known Use of anchor and collar

circa 1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Anchor and collar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anchor%20and%20collar. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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