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fan·light

 (făn′līt′)
n.
1. A semicircular or semielliptical window, often with sash bars arranged like the ribs of a fan, usually placed over a door or another window.
2. Chiefly British A transom.

fanlight

(ˈfænˌlaɪt)
n
1. (Architecture) a semicircular window over a door or window, often having sash bars like the ribs of a fan
2. (Architecture) a small rectangular window over a door. US name: transom
3. (Building) another name for skylight

fan•light

(ˈfænˌlaɪt)

n.
a window over a door or another window, esp. one having the form of a semicircle or half an ellipse.
[1835–45]

fanlight

transom
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fanlight - a window above a door that is usually hinged to a horizontal crosspiece over the doorfanlight - a window above a door that is usually hinged to a horizontal crosspiece over the door
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.fanlight - a window in a roof to admit daylightfanlight - a window in a roof to admit daylight
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
3.fanlight - a semicircular window over a door or window; usually has sash bars like the ribs of a fan
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
Translations

fanlight

[ˈfænlaɪt] Nmontante m de abanico

fanlight

[ˈfænlaɪt] nimposte ffan mail ncourrier m des fans

fanlight

[ˈfænˌlaɪt] nlunetta (a ventaglio)