Meaning of “trap door” in the English Dictionary

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"trap door" in American English

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trap doornoun [ C ]

us /ˈtræp ˈdɔr/

a door in a floor or ceiling that leads to another, often hidden room:

In the middle of the living room was a trap door to the cellar.

(Definition of “trap door” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)