Definition of Doorjambs

1. Noun. (plural of doorjamb) ¹



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Definition of Doorjambs

1. doorjamb [n] - See also: doorjamb

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Doorjambs

doorcase
doorcases
doorcheek
doorcheeks
doore
doored
doores
doorframe
doorframes
doorga
doorgame
doorgames
doorhandle
dooring
doorjamb
doorjambs (current term)
doorkeeper
doorkeepers
doorknob
doorknobs
doorknock
doorknocked
doorknocker
doorknockers
doorknocking
doorknocks
doorless
doorlike
doorline
doorlock

Literary usage of Doorjambs

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1. Bas-reliefs from the Temple of Rameses I at Abydos by Herbert Eustis Winlock (1921)
"The decoration of t he fa├žade Inscriptions on the doorjambs THE ... The monumental inscriptions on the two doorjambs related in stereotyped terms the gift ..."

2. Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Lead-Based Paint Hazards in Housingby David E. Jacobs by David E. Jacobs (1996)
"Slightly soiled doorjambs. Heavy dust buildup in corners. ... Heavily soiled doorjambs. Assessment: (check) Cleaning equipment inadequate. ..."

3. The Propylaia to the Athenian Akropolis: The Classical Building by William Bell Dinsmoor (2004)
"In fact the window jambs sloped. as did the doorjambs. Now. knowing the length ofeach wall ... The slope of the doorjambs was 0.00504/ 0.00514 m per course. ..."

4. The Way of Saint James by Georgiana Goddard King (1920)
"... and carved six figures on the doorjambs of S. Mary's Church, three of them Three queens, poor relations of the great figures Queens from in La Beauce. ..."

5. Excavations at Phylakopi in Melos by British School at Athens, Thomas Dinham Atkinson (1904)
"... the outside breast-work which is common to all three of them.2 The one in Syros has opposite the tower 7 an outside doorway with strong doorjambs, ..."

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