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Angel light

(in an English Perpendicular window) a compartment, approximately triangular, formed by the arch of the window, an arch of a lower tier of tracery, and a mullion of an upper tier of tracery.
Historical Examples

And yet a spirit still and bright With something of an angel light.
Sanitary and Social Lectures and Essays Charles Kingsley


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