Window

A window is an opening in a wall, door, roof or vehicle that allows the passage of light and, if not closed or sealed, air and sound. Modern windows are usually glazed or covered in some other transparent or translucent material. Windows are held in place by frames. Many glazed windows may be opened, to allow ventilation, or closed, to exclude inc...
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window

(from the article `computer science`) ...to an icon with a handheld device known as a mouse, have allowed millions of ordinary people to control application programs like spreadsheets and ... In late 1979 a group of engineers from Apple, led by cofounder Steven P. Jobs, saw the GUI during a visit to PARC and were sufficiently impressed ...
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window

(win´do) a circumscribed opening in a plane surface; called also fenestra.
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window

[n] - an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function 2. [n] - an opening in the wall of a building (usually to admit light and air) 3. [n] - (computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen 4. [n] - a transparent panel (as of an envelope) insert...
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Window

• (n.) The shutter, casement, sash with its fittings, or other framework, which closes a window opening. • (n.) An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed by casements or sashes containing some transparent material, as glass, and capable of being opened and shut at pleasure. • (v. t.) To f...
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window

noun a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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Window

[computing] A window is a graphical control element. It consists of a visual area containing some of the graphical user interface of the program it belongs to and is framed by a window decoration. It usually has a rectangular shape that can overlap with the area of other windows. It displays the output of and may allow input to one or more ...
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Window

[geology] A tectonic window (or Fenster (lit. `window` in German)) is a geologic structure formed by erosion or normal faulting on a thrust system. In such a system the rock mass (hanging wall block) that has been transported by movement along the thrust is called a nappe. When erosion or normal faulting produces a hole in the nappe where t...
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Window

[short story] `Window` is a science fiction story by Bob Leman, published in 1980 and reprinted numerous times. It was nominated for the Nebula Award for best short story, and the influential science fiction publisher Donald A. Wollheim considered it one of the finest examples of the genre. The prose is straightforward and to-the-point. The...
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Window

Win'dow noun [ Middle English windowe , windoge , Icelandic vindauga window, properly, wind eye; akin to Danish vindue . ............. See Wind , noun , and Eye .] 1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of l...
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Window

Win'dow transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Windowed ; present participle & verbal noun Windowing .] 1. To furnish with windows. 2. To place at or in a window. [ R.] « Wouldst thou be windowed in ...
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window

1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed by casements or sashes containing some transparent material, as glass, and capable of being opened and shut at pleasure. 'I leaped from the window of the citadel.' (Shak) ' Then to come, in spite of sorrow, And at my window bid good morrow.' (Milton) ... 2. T...
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Window

1. In a printed product, a die-cut hole revealing an image on the sheet behind it.
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Window

A brokerage firm`s cashier department, where delivery of securities and settlement of transactions take place.
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window

A generic term for a glazed opening that allows daylight to enter into a building and can be opened for ventilation. Windows can be one of your home's most attractive features. Windows provide views, daylighting, ventilation, and solar heating in the winter. Unfortunately, they can also account for ...
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Window

A generic term for a glazed opening that allows daylight to enter into a building and can be opened for ventilation.
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Window

A generic term for a glazed opening that allows daylight to enter into a building and can be opened for ventilation.
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Window

A piece of glass with plane parallel sides which admits light into or through an optical system and excludes dirt and moisture. See also: Balconet, Balcony, Bay Window, Door, Dormer Window, Double Hung Window, Skylight.
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Window

A portion of a file shown on a screen, usually appearing as a menu on top of the current page of data.
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Window

A purpose made frame glazed and for fitment to a building or structure
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Window

A sudden unexpected profit uncontrolled by the profiting party.
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Window

A transparent portion of a jib or mainsail.
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window

a transparent protective device.
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Window

A wide band gap material chosen for its transparency to light. Generally used as the top layer of a photovoltaic device, the window allows almost all of the light to reach the semiconductor layers beneath.
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Window

Also known as Chaff - metallic foil strips dropped from bombers to give the appearance to German radar of mass formations of aircraft
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