- door check
or door closer
: a device to check a door; specifically : an attachment that is used to close a door and prevent its slamming
* * *a device, usually hydraulic or pneumatic, for controlling the closing of a door and preventing it from slamming. Also called door closer.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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