double window


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double window

Two windows, side by side, which form a single architectural unit.
See also: Chicago window

double window

1. Two windows, one outside the other, as a storm window, used to provide improved thermal and noise insulation.
2. A window which is double glazed, with an air space between.
3. Two windows, side by side, which form a single architectural unit.
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When it comes to mill architecture, this building has it all: "Brick mill construction and fireproof construction, low-pitched (nearly flat) roof, segmented-arched window and door openings, and transomed double windows,'' according to its National Register of Historic Places application.
Upstairs, the master bedroom is partly vaulted with double windows divided by a cross beam, exposed timbers and a wall of fitted wardrobes.
It would also promote the installation of power-saving equipment and facilities such as air conditioners and lights that need little electricity to work and highly insulated double windows.
There is a communal entrance with lift and concierge desk, entrance hallway into the apartment which has laminate flooring, breakfasting kitchen, bathroom with shower over, lounge with workspace area and two double windows and bedroom, partitioned by glass bricks.
The new office is approximately 500 square feet and boasts double windows overlooking 8th Street, which are perfect for posting real estate listings, she said.
There's a lawned front garden with paved pathway leading to double doors to the entrance porch - this property is fully double glazed - and then the open-plan lounge with double windows over the front garden and ceiling coving.
Bedworth Heath library in Heath Road, Bedworth, was closed after seven large double windows were damaged on the Smarts Road side of the building and two further windows were broken at the front.
Today, in addition to eight walls, eight double windows, and an eight-sided cupola, you'll find authentic furniture from the Colonial and Federal periods and, on various documents, the signatures of all but two of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
All I ever wanted was a nice view for us to look out at from our double windows.
A lounge with double windows is on the first floorwith master bedroom.
Malcolm's bedroom is in a traditional tenement, with big double windows, original plasterwork cornicing and really good dimensions.
Dufy's double windows reveal the richness of the distant world, its gleaming possibilities, its actuality.