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fanlight

1. a semicircular window over a door or window, often having sash bars like the ribs of a fan
2. a small rectangular window over a door

Fanlight

A semicircular window, usually over a door with radiating bars suggesting an open fan.

fanlight

[′fan·līt]
(architecture)
A segmented semicircular window over a door or window.

fanlight

fanlight
1. A semicircular or semielliptical window over the opening of a door; commonly with radiating rods or bars suggestive of an open fan.
2. Any window occupying a similar position.
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Proposal: Replacement of existing timber entrance door and signage panel with frameless glazed door and fanlight.
Contact: Fanlight Productions, 800-937-4113 / www.fanlight.com.
"The front entrance is approached via quality ashlar stone-cut steps, through a door with a double diamond-glazed fanlight.
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Interesting rooflines, keystone arches atop fanlight windows, and a dramatic covered entry precede the masterful plan within.
These terms include keystones, cupola, fanlight, mansard roof, pediment, tower, sidelights, gingerbread decorations, gables, portico, dormer, foundation, bay window and eaves.
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But while the Girl wafts in and out -- half the time, Hannah seems to be floating about Goodchild's extremely British scenic take on a New York apartment (a fanlight over the door?) -- Richard carries on an increasingly cumbersome debate with himself.
Sententious solitude, ancient memory, night and silence, nobody here; but even as I night-write blind in a bedside notebook, 'impersonal moonlight audible on steps, railings, sash window and fanlight', my biro breaks the silence and something stirs.
Fanlight Productions, 47 Halifax Street, Boston, MA 02130.57-minute video.
"The house also has the original shutters to the front windows, and the fanlight window above the door transports you back to Georgian times," added Sue.