astragal

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Synonyms for astragal

the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint

a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture

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Pushing on the vertical rod device retracts the latches from the frame and the floor, allowing that door to open and the astragal to move the door with the mortise lock.
An example is an exit device and automatic flush bolts or two exit devices and an overlapping astragal.
Normally, an astragal is put in when a pair of fire doors are installed, because many fire doors require the protection of an overlapping astragal to pass the test for a three-hour fire label.