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a. A window sash that opens outward by means of hinges.
b. A window with such sashes.
2. A case or covering.
[Middle English, a hollow molding, possibly from Middle English case, chest, frame; see case2.]
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1. (Architecture) a window frame that is hinged on one side
2. (Architecture) a window containing frames hinged at the side or at the top or bottom
3. a poetic word for window
[C15: probably from Old Northern French encassement frame, from encasser to frame, encase, from casse framework, crate, case2]
(Biography) Sir Roger (David). 1864–1916, British diplomat and Irish nationalist: hanged by the British for treason in attempting to gain German support for Irish independence
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a window sash opening on hinges that are generally attached to the upright side of its frame.
2. Also called case′ment win′dow. a window with such a sash or sashes.
3. a casing or covering.
(Sir) Roger (David), 1864–1916, Irish patriot: hanged by the British for treason.
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casement[ˈkeɪsmənt] N (also casement window) → ventana f de bisagras; (= frame) → marco m de ventana
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
casement[ˈkeɪsmənt] n (also casement window) → croisée fcase-sensitive [ˌkeɪsˈsɛnsɪtɪv] adj (COMPUTING) [word] → sensible à la cassecase study n → étude f de cascasework [ˈkeɪswɜːrk] n [social worker] → assistance f individuelle
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
casement[ˈkeɪsmənt] n (window) → finestra
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995