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door

the movable barrier, usually hinged, that closes a passageway normally used for entering and leaving an enclosure.

dog/cat door
usually consists of a hinged flap covering an opening just large enough for the animal to pass through, within an existing window or door. Intended for use of the animal at will, but excluding larger intruders.
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To solve this problem, Doorman officially launches today in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
He said he found the 18-inch metal bar in an alleyway, hid it up his sleeve and swung it at the doorman outside the Yarm Lane pub.
Merseyside Police were called to Modo Bar, in the city centre, just after 10pm on Saturday after reports a doorman had been assaulted.
The partnership will provide residents of Virtual Doorman buildings with "Red Hat Concierge" service--the same concierge service provided by many of New York's most luxurious hotels and condominiums with on-site staff.
Given that CANSEC had concluded the previous day and the fact that the 27,000-ton Karel Doorman could not sail any closer to Canada's national capital, the timing and location of the on-board reception was no coincidence.
Virtual Doorman is currently in action in more than 200 properties in the New York City area, serving thousands of rental apartments, cooperatives, condominiums and townhomes.
CCTV captured both walking out of the patio area when the doorman suddenly grabbed him round the neck in a choke hold.
Craig Birch, 31, was found guilty of wounding with intent at the city's crown court for the attack on the doorman outside the Harp Inn on June 6.
A member of the public helped the doorman, Derek Denton, to wrestle the man to the ground and held him until the police arrived.
Fellow doorman Marvin Campbell, who witnessed the disturbance, described Mr Jopling as "a nice man, funny, calm, collected and good at his job".
Bouncers Joe Gower and Geraint Clarke resigned from Guard Pro after the programme was aired, while another featured doorman, Jamie Yarnold, finished last November.
Former doorman John Keillor, 29, said Mo "offered money to me and another doorman to do over Toby and Marc McHardy (another employee).