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blank window

A recess in an exterior wall, having the external appearance of a window; a window that has been sealed off but is still visible.
See also: Window

blank window, blind window, false window

1. A recess in an external wall, having the external appearance of a window.
2. A window, which has been sealed off but is still visible.
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Through the aperture in the wall, the apartment buildings with their blank windows take on new import, each offering a potential line of fire.
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Opposite the store loom the blank windows of furniture shop The Pier which collapsed last year.
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In three blocks of blank windows, only O'Dell's Pizza is open for business.