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clear·sto·ry

 (klîr′stôr′ē)
n.
Variant of clerestory.

clearstory

(ˈklɪəˌstɔːrɪ)
n
(Architecture) a variant spelling of clerestory
ˈclearˌstoried adj

clere•sto•ry

or clear•sto•ry

(ˈklɪərˌstɔr i, -ˌstoʊr i)

n., pl. -ries.
a portion of an interior rising above adjacent rooftops and having windows admitting daylight.
[1375–1425; <clere clear + story story2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clearstory - part of an interior wall rising above the adjacent roof with windows admitting lightclearstory - part of an interior wall rising above the adjacent roof with windows admitting light
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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This new but never completed instrument was located, without case, in the triforium (the blind gallery above the chancel arches, and below the clearstory windows), with the console placed adjacent to the chancel floor.
With these sliding doors open on the crush pad, there is a stunning view across the fer-mentors through the band of clearstory windows out to the coast range and approaching weather.
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Greeting the patients upon entry is a spacious double-volume lobby infused with natural light and garden views from clearstory windows, setting an inviting tone for the space.
Hollister utilized natural products to construct the space, which was designed by noted architecture firm KlingStubbins, and features an open-area design with wood-cladded office pods, as well as an abundance of natural light through exposed high ceilings and clearstory windows.
A large North East Clearstory window depicts Louis Pasteur, Dr.
Multiple clearstory windows were incorporated throughout the building for natural light.