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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A gabled extension built out from a sloping roof to accommodate a vertical window.

Usage examples (39)
  • "From the window of the north-east dormer chamber."
  • The one dormer window was on a level with the roof-tops.
  • Presently he went to the dormer window and opened it wide.
  • Common dwellings are adorned with picturesque dormer windows. for more
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