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- a window or set of windows jutting out from the wall of a building and forming an alcove within
- ☆ Slang a large, protruding belly
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Architecture A large window or series of windows projecting from the outer wall of a building and forming a recess within.
- Slang A protruding belly; a paunch.