overdoor

[oh-ver-dawr, -dohr]
adjective
1.
situated above a doorway: an overdoor panel.
noun
2.
an ornamented carving, painting, or section of decorated woodwork over a doorway.

Origin:
1870–75; over- + door

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The upper part of the door opening is filled in with a semi-circular panelled overdoor or transom.
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