show-window

show window

noun
a display window in a store.

Origin:
1830–40, Americanism

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show window

noun
1. a setting in which something can be displayed to best effect; "it was a showcase for democracy in Africa" [syn: showcase
2. a window of a store facing onto the street; used to display merchandise for sale in the store [syn: display window
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