windowpane

noun win·dow·pane \ ˈwin-dō-ˌpān , -də- \

Definition of windowpane

1 :a pane in a window

Examples of windowpane in a Sentence

  1. Ice had formed on the windowpane.

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First Known Use of windowpane

1819


WINDOWPANE Defined for English Language Learners

windowpane

noun

Definition of windowpane for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of glass that covers an opening in a window


WINDOWPANE Defined for Kids

windowpane

noun win·dow·pane \ ˈwin-dō-ˌpān \

Definition of windowpane for Students

:a pane in a window


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