fenestral

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj fenestral of or relating to windows
    • adj fenestral of or relating to or having a fenestra
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fenestral (Arch) A casement or window sash, closed with cloth or paper instead of glass.
    • Fenestral (Anat) Of or pertaining to a fenestra.
    • Fenestral (Arch) Pertaining to a window or to windows.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • fenestral Pertaining to a window or to windows; resembling a window; of window-like structure or transparency.
    • fenestral In entomology, pertaining to, consisting of, or having fenestræ or transparent spots.
    • fenestral In botany, having a large opening like a window
    • n fenestral A small window; also, a framed blind of cloth or canvas that supplied the place of glass previous to the introduction of that material.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Fenestral fe-nes′tral belonging to or like a window: with transparent spots—also Fenes′trāte
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. fenestra, a window
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. fenestralisfenestra, window.

Usage

In literature:

The fenestrations in the further float flashed open as the aeronaut tried to right her.
"When the Sleeper Wakes" by Herbert George Wells
A rope with a bolt attached had been flung across and had caught in a fenestration of a projecting fragment of railing.
"The War in the Air" by Herbert George Wells
A further characteristic of the fenestrate Catenicellae is the terminal position of the ovicells.
"Narrative Of The Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Commanded By The Late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. Etc. During The Years 1846-1850. Including Discoveries And Surveys In New Guinea, The Louisiade Archipelago, Etc. To Which Is Added The Account Of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's Expedition For The Exploration Of The Cape York Peninsula. By John Macgillivray, F.R.G.S. Naturalist To The Expedition. In Two Volumes. Volume 1." by John MacGillivray
Fenestrate: with transparent or window-like naked spots as in the wings of some Lepidoptera.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
The fenestration differs in several respects from that of similar houses erected a quarter century later.
"The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia" by Frank Cousins
In general the nave is late Gothic, with the marked tracery of its time in its fenestration.
"The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine" by Francis Miltoun
Pardie sont des Homes a jetter par le Fenestre to be thrown out of the window.
"The Englishman from Paris" by Arthur Murphy
DRAINAGE TUBES are fenestrated india-rubber tubes used in surgery to effect the gradual removal of the contents of a suppurating cavity.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
Well, these fenestral firs and hollies exist, and they are among the numerous joys of the days that follow Christmas.
"The Circus, and Other Essays and Fugitive Pieces" by Joyce Kilmer
The palate is often fenestrate as in the Marsupials, and as in that group the lower jaw is sometimes inflected.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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In news:

Double fenestration of the internal jugular vein: A rare anatomic variant.
Airway obstruction by granulation tissue within a fenestrated tracheotomy tube: Case report.
A side of the Gleason condo tower and the back of the Atlantic Coast Athletic Club show the juxtaposition of fenestration and the lack thereof.
In conjunction with its Window and Balcony Safety Program, Fenestration Canada is taking on a special project.
Revision of E1423 - 06 Standard Practice for Determining Steady State Thermal Transmittance of Fenestration Systems.
AAMA developing product-based green certification program for fenestration .
AAMA leads development of BIM standard for fenestration products.
BIM standard for nonresidential fenestration products.
Adhesive Applications, Easthampton, MA, has hired Jay Hirschberg as national sales manager of Fenestration .
Adhesive Applications Announces New Hire for Fenestration and Solar Markets.
Double fenestration of the internal jugular vein : A rare anatomic variant.
Industry News NFRC Approves Window Film Rating System The board of directors for the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) of Silver Spring, Md.
Double fenestration of the internal jugular vein: A rare anatomic variant .
The National Fenestration Rating Council announced that the following members have been elected to the 2013 board of directors : Traco's Sneh Kumar.
When it comes to selecting fenestration systems—particularly glass facades and door systems—a number of factors come into play, requiring a thorough evaluation of a project's individual requirements.
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