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addaword.gifdefinition of door

verb
if a cyclist gets doored, they crash into the door of a stationary vehicle that someone has carelessly opened
Getting hit by a car or doored is a fairly common experience for city cyclists and pedestrians.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 25/07/2012 18:42:00
Definition of door from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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