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portière Line breaks: por¦ti|ère
Pronunciation: /ˌpɔːtɪˈɛː/

Definition of portière in English:


A curtain hung over a door or doorway.


Mid 19th century: French, from porte 'door', from Latin porta 'gate, door'.

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