- Also called sash bar. a bar for holding the edges of window panes within a sash.
- (formerly) a vertical bar in a window sash.
- a stile within the frame of a door or the like.
Origin of muntin
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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- another name (esp US) for glazing-bar
C17: variant of C15 mountant, from Old French montant, present participle of monter to mount 1