Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Lattice window


a type of window with small panes set in diagonally crossing metal strips

Older homes with casement windows or those with bowers will commonly bear a crisscrossed lattice window design.
Word Origin



Read Also:

  • Latticework

    [lat-is-wurk] /ˈlæt ɪsˌwɜrk/ noun 1. consisting of crossed strips usually arranged in a diagonal pattern of open spaces. 2. a . n. also lattice-work, late 15c., from lattice + work (n.).

  • Latticing

    [lat-uh-sing] /ˈlæt ə sɪŋ/ noun 1. the act or process of furnishing with or making . 2. . 3. (in a composite column, girder, or strut) lacing consisting of crisscross strips of wood, iron, or steel. [lat-is] /ˈlæt ɪs/ noun 1. a structure of crossed wooden or metal strips usually arranged to form a diagonal […]

  • Latticinio

    [lat-i-cheen-yoh] /ˌlæt ɪˈtʃin yoʊ/ noun, plural latticini [lat-i-chee-nee] /ˌlæt ɪˈtʃi ni/ (Show IPA) 1. an opaque, white glass first produced in Venice during the Renaissance, often used in thread form to decorate clear glass pieces.

  • Lattimore

    [lat-uh-mawr, ‐mohr] /ˈlæt əˌmɔr, ‐ˌmoʊr/ noun 1. Richmond Alexander, 1906–84, U.S. poet, translator, and critic, born in China.

Disclaimer: Lattice window definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.