shopwindow


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shopwindow

(ˌʃɒpˈwɪndəʊ)
n
a window at the front of a shop where goods are displayed
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Noun1.shopwindow - a window of a store facing onto the streetshopwindow - a window of a store facing onto the street; used to display merchandise for sale in the store
shopfront, storefront - the front side of a store facing the street; usually contains display windows
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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When the Art Department of the British Council exercise their dictatorial powers to choose one candidate from the same small group and to give him the advantage of the shopwindow at Venice the result is something of a foregone conclusion'.
Skipper Leadbitter played once more, along with Johnson and Fletcher, both then in the shopwindow for prospective loan moves.
He declared he was not seeking to use the shopwindow of the World Cup to secure a move away from Huddersfield.
Ingmar Bergman claims to have bought the first TV set he saw, in a shopwindow in the mid-1950s.
Rugby Union is a notoriously complex sport, and the Six Nations provides a brief domestic shopwindow to occasional fans, so being able to clearly and accurately explain what the referee is doing is essential.
But this is not a case of celebrating two shopwindow campaigns while the rest is hidden from view.
It was done not for direct financial gain, certainly of the bowlers anyway, but as a result of a businessman, caught up in a newspaper sting, demonstrating that he could organise such things in future: a bragging shopwindow in other words.
For example, "The aesthetic of the shopwindow," states Meredith Goldsmith,"dom-Mates Quicksand from its first scene, in which Helga Crane frames herself with commodities.
"Ukraine now is looked on as a shopwindow of erotic or sexual products," said Vasyl Kostytsky, head of Ukraine's national comission for public morality.
The EP's rapporteur, Balzani, criticised the Council for pushing for "an absolute minimalist budget" and using EU expenditure as a "shopwindow" to showcase cuts being made in response to austerity.