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Variant of clerestory.
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(Architecture) a variant spelling of clerestory
ˈclearˌstoried adj
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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]
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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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