casement window

casement UK [ˈkeɪsmənt] / US or casement window UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "casement":
singular casement plural casements
a window that swings opens like a door
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  • Casement window — A casement window (or casement) is a window that is attached to its frame by one or more hinges. [cite book last = first = coauthors =Poppeliers, Chamers, Jr. Schwartz url = title =What Style is it? publisher =John Wiley and Sons date =1983… …   Wikipedia

  • casement window — ▪ architecture       earliest form of movable window, wood or metal framed, with hinges or pivots at the upright side of the vertically hung sash, so that it opens outward or inward along its entire length in the manner of a door. One frame,… …   Universalium

  • casement window — noun A window that has frames hinged on the side and that opens outward. Syn: casement …   Wiktionary

  • casement window — noun a window with one or more casements • Hypernyms: ↑window …   Useful english dictionary

  • casement window —   n.    a window with a sash which pivots or swings to open …   Locksmith dictionary

  • Window — Win dow, n. [OE. windowe, windoge, Icel. vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Dan. vindue. ????. See {Wind}, n., and {Eye}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Window back — Window Win dow, n. [OE. windowe, windoge, Icel. vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Dan. vindue. ????. See {Wind}, n., and {Eye}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Window blind — Window Win dow, n. [OE. windowe, windoge, Icel. vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Dan. vindue. ????. See {Wind}, n., and {Eye}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Window bole — Window Win dow, n. [OE. windowe, windoge, Icel. vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Dan. vindue. ????. See {Wind}, n., and {Eye}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Window box — Window Win dow, n. [OE. windowe, windoge, Icel. vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Dan. vindue. ????. See {Wind}, n., and {Eye}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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