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stoop

2 noun
     
Related topics: Buildings
stoop2
1 [singular] if you have a stoop, your shoulders are bent forward:
Mr Hamilton was an odd, quiet man who walked with a stoop.
2 [countable] American EnglishTBB a raised area at the door of a house, usually big enough to sit on

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