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heelpost

[heel-pohst] /ˈhilˌpoʊst/
noun
1.
a post made to withstand strain, forming or fitted to the end of something, as the post on which a gate or door is hinged.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; heel1 + post1
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British Dictionary definitions for heelpost

heelpost

/ˈhiːlˌpəʊst/
noun
1.
a post for carrying the hinges of a door or gate
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