A movable joint or mechanism on which a door, gate, or lid swings as it opens and closes or which connects linked objects
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A hinge in which the two leaves are pivoted on a pin passing through a sheath in each.
A narrow hinge with a pin of the same length as the movable part
A hinge attached to the abutting surfaces of a door and a door jamb
A small piece of gummed transparent paper used for fixing postage stamps in an album
A hinge with long leaves or flaps for screwing on to the surface of a door or gate
A type of hinge having the pin extended to form a long ‘tail’ which is secured upon the lintel, side post, etc.
= rising butt.
A hinge which projects from a wall or frame far enough to allow a door or shutter to swing back against the wall.
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A hinge with a spiral joint which raises the door slightly as it opens; also rising butt hinge.