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On 2/15/2012 3:15 PM, Charlie Brickner wrote:
> It's 60 here in the Blue Ridge Mountains today and, as I was visiting our shut-
> ins, I was enjoying the winter outdoors.
>
> The thought occurred to me that you can't say "outdoors" unless your culture
> has doors!  If your conculture is so primitive as not to have doors, how do you
> express the concept of "outdoors" in your conlang?
>
> Charlie

Why do we say "outdoors" anyway, come to think of it? "Outwalls" might 
be better. Seen in that way, the significant thing isn't which side of a 
door you're on, but that you're not surrounded by walls. Or you could 
just say "outside".