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screen door

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. screen door, screennoun

    a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door

    "he heard the screen slam as she left"


  1. screen doornoun

    A light door of mesh, outside of another door, used to prevent ingress by insects.


  1. screen door

    A screen door is a type of door which is designed with a mesh or wire screen to allow for ventilation and keep out insects, animals, and debris without obstructing the view or blocking fresh air-flow. It's commonly installed in front of an exterior entry door for homes, patios, and porch entrances. This door often comes in various materials such as wood, metal, or vinyl, and the screen itself is usually made of metal, fiberglass, or plastic wire.


  1. Screen door

    A screen door can refer to a hinged storm door or hinged screen door covering an exterior door; or a screened sliding door used with sliding glass doors. In any case, the screen door incorporates screen mesh to block flying insects from entering and pets and small children from exiting interior spaces, while allowing for air, light, and views. For the purposes of this article, a screen door will be considered to be the latter type used with a sliding glass door.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of screen door in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of screen door in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of screen door in a Sentence

  1. Anonymous:

    The Internet is like a vault with a screen door on the back. I don't need jackhammers and atom bomb to get in when I can walk through the door.

  2. Frederick Simeone:

    She would rebuff anybody who presented themselves as interested in the car, carroll Shelby himself went to visit her to see the car, and she wouldn't even open her screen door to talk to him. It was widely known she had it, but it was also widely known that you couldn't communicate with her... people had given up going for it.

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