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Princeton's WordNet

  1. back door, backdoornoun

    a secret or underhand means of access (to a place or a position)

    "he got his job through the back door"

    backdoor, back entrance

  2. back door, backdoornoun

    an undocumented way to get access to a computer system or the data it contains

    backdoor, back entrance

  3. back door, backdoor, back entrancenoun

    an entrance at the rear of a building

    backdoor, back entrance

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  1. Dmytro Shymkiv:

    Initially everybody thought, including me, that it was just an attack with a virus, it was not an attack with a virus, it was opening a back door, which was a hack of the computer networks on a broad scale and then eliminating the results with a virus.

  2. Brian McCartney:

    I ca n’t help but wonder if he was in our house before the incident. Maybe checking everything before when we're gone, quite often we’ve not locked the front door, but we usually leave the back door locked and yet that was Brian McCartney point of entry and Brian McCartney point of exit.

  3. Kate Danyluk:

    The police came on and took him out the back door.

  4. Jesse Blumenthal:

    There is no such thing as a back door just for good guys that does not create a front door for bad guys.

  5. Charles Casillo:

    The car looked like an accordion, he was crumpled up inside and his face was completely destroyed. His nose and jaw were broken in several places. The car was still running and it was dangerous to get in. Because of the impact, the doors wouldn’t open. It was Elizabeth who pulled at the back door and managed to get in. He started choking and she actually stuck her fingers down his throat to pull out his broken teeth. Everyone at the scene said she literally saved his life.

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