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sidelight

1. either of the two navigational running lights used by vessels at night, a red light on the port and a green on the starboard
2. Brit either of two small lights on the front of a motor vehicle, used to indicate the presence of the vehicle at night rather than to assist the driver

Sidelight

A framed area of fixed glass, usually comprising a number of small panes; commonly one of pair of such lights, set vertically on each side of a door.

sidelight

sidelights with fanlight above door
A framed area of glass that does not open, typically composed of a number of small fixed panes; commonly one of a pair of such lights, set vertically on each side of a door.
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De Kooning's controversial later works, as Alzheimer's Disease was beginning to affect his mind, are an interesting sidelight.
An interesting sidelight to these social activities was that for most of us non-academic and indeed nonliterary poets in the sense of the American scene at the time, the painters were the only generous audience for our poetry, and most of us read first publicly in art galleries or at The Club.
There is an interesting sidelight to this: As part of "control," hospitals are developing much more aggressive critical pathways, so that patients can move directly from the hospital to home care, which is quite technologically driven already.
A noteworthy sidelight to the protracted campaign against liberal democracy is the conciliatory meekness offered up in response by wide swaths of an intelligentsia that might instead have been expected to rise to forthright defense.
It's really an amusing sidelight or hobby when nothing else is going on," Slowinski confesses.
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SIDELIGHT has taken really well to the track in addition to relishing the step up in distance, and the March 2011 youngster can prove the pick of Chris Allsopp's three finalists in the PS750 Coral On TV Maiden Stayers Trophy over 575m at Romford tonight (9.
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Wyoming (6-5, 3-4 MWC) doesn't offer the intriguing matchup Notre Dame could have supplied, nor the sidelight of a family battle - Craig Bragg, UCLA's all-time leading receiver, has a brother, Darrin, who is redshirting with the Irish.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- PPG Industries recently announced the development of its Optech clearcoat -- a one-component clearcoat that provides vehicles with improved resistance to mars and environmental etch and can eliminate a primer used to install windshields, backlight and sidelight windows.
For one shilling you had all the usual programme notes, a piece by a producer, an author or perhaps an academic, and an enlightening concise sidelight on the design of theatres with particular reference to the promised Rep.
An inner 3-D light-absorbing baffle nearly eliminates interior reflection, and contoured rubber cups eliminate sidelight.