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1. A piece of glass filling a window or a section of a window.
2. A pattern of thin lines forming large squares on a background of a different color.
3. Slang LSD.


(Building) a sheet of glass in a window


(ˈwɪn doʊˌpeɪn)

1. a plate of glass for filling a window sash within the frame.
2. being or having a large design of intersecting lines suggesting windowpanes: a windowpane plaid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.windowpane - a pane of glass in a window; "the ball shattered the window"
pane, pane of glass, window glass - sheet glass cut in shapes for windows or doors
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
2.windowpane - very thin translucent flounder of the Atlantic coast of North America
lefteye flounder, lefteyed flounder - flatfishes with both eyes on the left side of the head
genus Scophthalmus, Scophthalmus - a genus of Bothidae
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References in classic literature ?
Thus spoke Robin Hood to himself, all his anger passing away like a breath from the windowpane, at the thought that perhaps his trusty right-hand man was in some danger of his life.
The wasp-like resemblance was increased by the fact that the apparatus flew with a deep booming hum, exactly the sound made by a wasp at a windowpane.
And, indeed, as he spoke, the first few flakes, foreseen by the man of chestnuts, began to drift across the darkening windowpane.
Natasha began, and without replying to Sonya's words of comfort she got into bed, and long after her candle was out lay open-eyed and motionless, gazing at the moonlight through the frosty windowpanes.
I ask the jury to compare them with the finger marks of the accused upon the windowpanes, and tell the court if they are the same.
A bright fire was glowing in the old-fashioned Waterloo stove and blue-white frost crystals were shining on the windowpanes.
The violets exhaled their sweet breath, whilst I pressed against the windowpanes covered with fantastic frost-work the copper coin I had heated on the stove, and so made peep-holes.
The officers told the motorists that driving a plateless or black windowpane car was violation of the traffic laws.
Arizona State University (ASU) and its partners are developing a windowpane that incorporates multiple layers to improve thermal insulation, prevent condensation, and enhance the strength of the windowpane.
Two papers have described ways to make armor from the abalone and the windowpane oyster, which will be outfitted bio-inspired armors, windshields or heat shields, Discovery News reported.
In the meantime, the biker stopped his motorcycle and broke the left side windowpane of my car with his helmet.
Philippine Air Lines (PAL) charged Rex Hampton, 80, for hitting the windowpane of a PAL plane en-route to Cebu yesterday, Jung Canton, spokesman of PAL said in a radio interview.