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  • n. A low side window in a church.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as Low side window, under Low, a.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a small opening like a window, usually placed in the south chancel-wall of a church, and lower than the other windows, for what purpose is not strictly known. Also called low side window. Gwilt.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek + -scope. (Wiktionary)

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