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English definition of “louvre”

louvre

noun [C] uk   /ˈluː.vər/ us    /-vɚ/ UK (US usually louver)
a door or window with flat sloping pieces of wood, metal, or glass across it to allow light and air to come in while keeping rain outWindows and parts of windows
louvred
adjective uk (US louvered)   /-vəd/ us    /-vɚd/
a louvred door/windowWindows and parts of windows
(Definition of louvre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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