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automatic door

A power-operated door, which opens and closes automatically at the approach of a person or vehicle. See also: Door
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automatic door

1. A power-operated door that closes when subject to an abnormally high ambient temperature, an unusual rate of temperature rise, or an abnormal smoke condition.
2. A power-operated door that opens when a person or automobile approaches.
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