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sconcheon

[skon-chuh n] /ˈskɒn tʃən/
noun, Architecture
1.
the reveal of a window or doorway from the frame to the inner face of the wall.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English sconchon, sconcheon < Old French escoinson corner, cut angle, derivative of coin, cuigne angle; see coin
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