aji·​mez | \ ä-ḵē-ˈmāth, -ˈmās \
plural -es

Definition of ajimez

: a twin window derived from Arab architecture consisting usually of two narrow windows separated by a slim mullion

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First Known Use of ajimez

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ajimez

Spanish, from Arabic ash-shammīs the ajimez

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“Ajimez.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ajimez. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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