casement

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noun case·ment \ˈkās-mənt\

Definition of casement

  1. :  a window sash that opens on hinges at the side; also :  a window with such a sash

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Origin and Etymology of casement

Middle English, hollow molding


Casement

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biographical name Case·ment \ˈkās-mənt\

Definition of Casement

  1. Sir Roger David 1864–1916 Irish rebel


CASEMENT Defined for English Language Learners

casement

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Definition of casement for English Language Learners

  • : a window that opens on hinges like a door


CASEMENT Defined for Kids

casement

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noun case·ment \ˈkā-smənt\

Definition of casement for Students

  1. 1 :  a window sash opening on hinges

  2. 2 :  a window with a casement



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