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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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He was backed by Finland's Finance Minister Jyrki Katainen, who said that it was 'realistic' to leave the door open to a change but that it would be preferable to bring in a new bailout fund without having to resort to a popular vote.
com that fits my door and lets me leave the door open about three inches for ventilation without compromising safety.
Sometimes it is enough to give them a sweet to get them on side - I'll always leave the door open.
And local resident Lilian Heseltine, 69, said: "No way would I leave the door open.

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