from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. glass in panes suitable for windows.
- n. panes of glass for windows; the kind of glass used in windows.
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- n. sheet glass cut in shapes for windows or doors
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In shelling the city a few days since only one entered, the others fell short, that one entered the upper window glass of the Union Bank& fell on the floor it was completely exhausted after its long flight, & had not strength left to explode, I believe the greek fire a humbug.
The faces were up against each other so that they couldn’t be distinguished individually; Danny zoomed out, in, out, in, until he was pressed into the window glass with the pins and needles localized between his legs, his eyes honing for mid-shots, closeups, faces.
The small squares of window glass were opaque under a variety of different-colored layers of paint.