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addaword.gifdefinition of poor door

noun
in residential developments containing a mixture of luxurious owner-occupied and cheaper rented accommodation, a separate and less appealing entrance that has to be used by residents in the cheaper accommodation
A luxury apartment block with a separate ‘poor door’ for low-income residents has been given the go-ahead in New York.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/07/2014 19:42:00
Definition of poor door from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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