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English definition of “window”

window

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈwɪndəʊ/
GLASS A1 a space in the wall of a building or vehicle that has glass in it, used for letting light and air inside and for looking through: Open the window if you're too hot. I could see the children's faces at the window. a window frame/ledge GlassWindows and parts of windows
COMPUTER B1 a separate area on a computer screen showing information and which you can move around: to minimize/maximize a window → See also French windowsComputer concepts
(Definition of window from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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