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picture window

n.
A large, usually single-paned window that provides a broad outside view.
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picture window

n
(Architecture) a large window having a single pane of glass, usually placed so that it overlooks a view
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pic′ture win′dow


n.
a large, usu. single-paned window.
[1935–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.picture window - a large window with a single pane (usually overlooking a view)picture window - a large window with a single pane (usually overlooking a view)
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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Translations

picture window

nfinestra panoramica
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A dining hall has stairs to the first floor and access to a morning living room with attractive cathedral style ceiling, log burner and floor to ceiling picture window overlooking the front garden.
The impressive master suite has a vaulted ceiling and apex glass picture window that overlooks the rear gardens.
Accommodation includes hallway, lounge with picture window, dining room with feature padded wall and hidden doorway to the kitchen, breakfasting kitchen, bar, snug/ office, conservatory, four bedrooms, two en suites, a family bathroom, bar and office.
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Every siren call, my grandmother stands at her picture window
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The through lounge boasts a bay window and a very large picture window overlooking the rear.
Another activity sees children using the large picture window at the back of Level 1 as a huge canvas and tracing shapes and lines onto acetates using the landscape as inspiration.
A floor-to-ceiling picture window floods it with natural light.
The living space has a porch, an entrance hall, a cloakroom/wc, a 15ft lounge having a picture window to the front and a feature fireplace, and an attractive dining room enjoying sliding patio doors to the rear garden.
they thud against the picture window over and over, fixed on escaping