[dawr-sil, dohr-]
the sill of a doorway.

1555–65; door + sill Unabridged
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doorsill (ˈdɔːˌsɪl)
a horizontal member of wood, stone, etc, forming the bottom of a doorframe

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Example sentences
Several letters were handed him, and he seated himself on the doorsill to read them.
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