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hinge

 
pronunciation:
hInj
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part of speech: noun
definition: a device attached to one side of a door, or to a lid or window. A hinge allows the door to open and close.
That door is held to its frame by three metal hinges.
 
similar words:
joint
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derivation: hingelike (adj.)
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