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French window

a pair of casement windows extending to the floor and serving as portals, especially from a room to an outside porch or terrace.
Origin of French window
First recorded in 1795-1805 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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British Dictionary definitions for french windows

French windows

plural noun
(sometimes sing) (Brit) a pair of casement windows extending to floor level and opening onto a balcony, garden, etc US and Canadian name French doors
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