Rose-window

rose window

noun
a circular window decorated with tracery symmetrical about the center.
Compare wheel window.


Origin:
1765–75

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rose window
 
n
wheel window, Also called: rosette a circular window, esp one that has ornamental tracery radiating from the centre to form a symmetrical roselike pattern

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