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noun [countable] window pronunciation in British English /ˈwɪndəʊ/
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  1. 1
    a frame in a wall with glass in it that lets light and air into a room and lets you see what is outside
    She just stood there staring out of the window.
    Through the window he saw a figure coming up the path.
    She was watching him from an upstairs window.
    open/close a window: Do you mind if I open a window?
  2. 2
    computing one of the different work areas on a computer screen
    open/close a window: Click on the X to close the window.
  3. 4
    a period of time when you can do something
    I’ve got a window on Friday when I could see you.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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