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door knob

The knob or handle that releases the latch on a door, permitting it to be opened.
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Michael called police when Greene, high on drugs, stormed into his apartment, slammed him against a wall and tore off a door knob.
He has created an adorable teddy bear group consisting of decorative pillows, footstools, cotton throws, door stoppers, door knob pillows, tote bags and runners.
Table I: Fomites Evaluated in the Study (Quantity of Samples Collected) * Keyboards in operatories and offices (33) Computer mouse in operatories and offices (24) Dentist chair arm (39) Patient chair arm (36) Dental tool handles (29) Receptionist countertops (36) Bathroom door knob (21) Operatory cabinet handles (19) Dentist light (14) Office phones (12) Office door knobs (6) Operatory sink faucet (16) * No.
A classic combo of a white porcelain knob with a chrome surround (others versions available), they feel sturdy and come with matching screws, something that's hard to find in a door knob with visible screws.
Initial investigation showed that the victim may have committed suicide by tying a belt around his neck while the other end was also tied at the door knob of his room.
The knocking became more aggressive, and she could hear the stranger fiddling with the door knob and yelling.
The suspects followed her and tried to open the door by firing at the door knob that caused alarm among the public in the area, Samuddin said.
At least, there's no string on the door knob just yet.
HANG A SHOE ON YOUR DOOR Some people believe in order to bring good luck and to keep nightmares away, you must hang a horseshoe in the bedroom or on a door knob with its ends pointing upwards.
com)-- An innovative new product designed to provide an important and highly beneficial improvement to standard doorknob, the Sanitizer Door Knob, has been developed by Christopher Shack of Melbourne, Florida.
When people touch the door knob, there shouldn't be anything sticky or scratchy on it.