Meaning of “up-and-over” in the English Dictionary

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"up-and-over" in British English

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up-and-overadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌʌp.əndˈəʊ.vər/ us /ˌʌp.əndˈoʊ.vɚ/ mainly UK

An up-and-over door opens by being lifted and then sliding into a horizontal position as it rises.

(Definition of “up-and-over” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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