hanging stile

noun

1
or less commonly hanging head or hanging post : the stile of a door to which hinges are secured
2
: the upright of a window frame to which casements are hinged or in which the pulleys for sash windows are fastened

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“Hanging stile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hanging%20stile. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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