stay bar

noun

Definition of stay bar

: a saddle bar passing through the mullions and secured to the jambs in an ornamental window to keep leaded glass in place

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“Stay bar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stay%20bar. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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