piano hinge

noun
a long narrow hinge that runs the full length of the two surfaces to which its leaves are joined.
Also called continuous hinge.


Origin:
1925–30

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To piano hinge
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: piano forte
Next Definition: piano keyboard
Words Near: piano hinge
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for piano hinge
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing piano hinge
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Cover to have full length piano hinge and convenient handle.
The door hinges shall be a one-piece, continuous piano hinge, with a stainless
  steel hinge pin.
Heavy duty piano hinge constructed of aluminum with stainless steel pivot pin.
The hinge shall be concealed, pivoting rod or piano hinge.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;