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muntin

[muhn-tn] /ˈmʌn tn/
noun
1.
Also called sash bar. a bar for holding the edges of window panes within a sash.
2.
(formerly) a vertical bar in a window sash.
3.
a stile within the frame of a door or the like.
Origin of muntin
1300-1350
1300-50; earlier mountan, montan, Middle English mountaun, mountain < Middle French montant, noun use of present participle of monter to mount1; compare Dutch munting
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British Dictionary definitions for muntin

muntin

/ˈmʌntɪn/
noun
1.
another name (esp US) for glazing-bar
Word Origin
C17: variant of C15 mountant, from Old French montant, present participle of monter to mount1
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