tinted glass

tinted glass

A glass that has a chemical admixture to absorb a portion of the radiant heat and visible light that strikes it to filter out infrared solar energy, thereby reducing the solar heat gain. See also: Glass

tinted glass

Glass which has been tinted, usually to filter out near-infrared solar energy, thereby reducing the solar heat gain through the glass and reducing the load on the air-conditioning system.
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But in the corridors that followed the suite, there stood, opposite to each window, a heavy tripod, bearing a brazier of fire, that projected its rays through the tinted glass and so glaringly illumined the room.
Some of these pictures are mosaics, and so artistically are their thousand particles of tinted glass or stone put together that the work has all the smoothness and finish of a painting.
He was always well dressed, very neat and plain, but his eyes were weak, just as mine are, and he wore tinted glasses against the glare."
in height; strongly built, sallow complexion, black hair, a little bald in the centre, bushy, black side-whiskers and moustache; tinted glasses, slight infirmity of speech.
With the connivance and assistance of his wife he disguised himself, covered those keen eyes with tinted glasses, masked the face with a moustache and a pair of bushy whiskers, sunk that clear voice into an insinuating whisper, and doubly secure on account of the girl's short sight, he appears as Mr.
Sherman was a lanky, lean old man, with stooping shoulders, a stringy neck, and blue- tinted glasses.
His tinted glasses were not really opaque, but of a blue kind common enough, nor were the eyes behind them shifty, but regarded me steadily.
ACTION AGAINST TINTED GLASS VEHICLES: Bajaur Levies on Wednesday launched a crackdown on the tinted glass vehicles.
The complaint filed in Police Station Ramna by the Asad Janjua, who gets famed for arresting Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, saying a suspicious tinted glass car chased him.
These teams carried operation against tinted glass vehicles that removed black plastic from hundreds of vehicles after imposing of fine on them.
Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP), during the last month, launched a special campaign against tinted glass vehicles and fined 2486 vehicles in this period, a police spokesman said.
Senior Superintendent of Police (Traffic) Farrukh Rasheed had directed the officials concerned to take strict action against the tinted glass as per law with a purpose to eliminate the VIP culture, according to the officials.