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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A door, as in the entrance of an office or apartment building, usually consisting of four rigid upright sections interconnected at right angles and rotating about a central upright pivot.
  • n. Informal An organization, institution, or place whose members, personnel, or population remain only a short time before going elsewhere.

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  • n. A door that rotates around a central pivot.
  • n. A system or institution in which people exit and immediately reenter.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a door consisting of four orthogonal partitions that rotate about a central pivot; a door designed to equalize the air pressure in tall buildings
  • n. an organization or institution with a high rate of turnover of personnel or membership

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