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doorman

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɔː.mən/ us    /ˈdɔːr-/ (plural -men   /-mən/   )
a person whose job is to stand by the door of a hotel or public building and allow people to go in or out, and to open their car doors, etc.Hotels and hostels
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