casementnoun [ C ]uk /ˈkeɪ.smənt/ us /ˈkeɪ.smənt/ also casement window
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- I pulled the casement open and looked out.
- She opened the casement and looked out.
- The casement was open, for the day was mild, although the season was little past midwinter.
- The sky was leaden, and the wind whistled down the chimney and shook the casements.
- The stained-glass casement windows are surmounted with circular lights in the arches.