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Porch

n.1.(Arch.) A covered and inclosed entrance to a building, whether taken from the interior, and forming a sort of vestibule within the main wall, or projecting without and with a separate roof. Sometimes the porch is large enough to serve as a covered walk. See also Carriage porch, under Carriage, and Loggia.
The graceless Helen in the porch I spied
Of Vesta's temple.
- Dryden.
2.A portico; a covered walk.
Repair to Pompey's porch, where you shall find find us.
- Shak.
The Porch
a public portico, or great hall, in Athens, where Zeno, the philosopher, taught his disciples; hence, sometimes used as equivalent to the school of the Stoics. It was called "h poiki`lh stoa`. [See Poicile.]
Noun1.Porchporch - a structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance
Easter sepulcher, French door, ambry, apse, archway, back door, baptistery, barway, blindstory, bulkhead, carriage entrance, cellar door, cellarway, chancel, choir, cloisters, confessional, confessionary, crypt, diaconicon, diaconicum, door, doorjamb, doorpost, doorway, front door, gallery, gate, gatepost, gateway, hatch, hatchway, lanai, lintel, nave, piazza, portal, porte cochere, postern, presbytery, propylaeum, pylon, rood loft, rood stair, rood tower, sacrarium, sacristy, scuttle, side door, sleeping porch, solarium, stile, stoop, storm door, sun porch, threshold, tollgate, transept, trap, trap door, triforium, turnpike, turnstile, veranda, vestry
Browse
Poraille
Porbeagle
porc
Porcate
Porcelain
porcelain clay
Porcelain crab
Porcelain jasper
Porcelain printing
Porcelain shell
Porcelainized
Porcelaneous
Porcelanite
Porcelanous
Porcellio
Porcellionidae
-- Porch --
Porcine
Porcupine
Porcupine ant-eater
porcupine ball
Porcupine crab
Porcupine disease
porcupine fish
Porcupine grass
porcupine provision
Porcupine wood
porcupinefish
porcupines
Pore
pore fungus
pore mushroom
Poreblind
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