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fenestella


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fenes-tella  \Fen`es-tel"la\,  n.  [L.,  dim.  of  fenestra  ?  window.] 
  (Arch.) 
  Any  small  windowlike  opening  or  recess,  esp.  one  to  show  the 
  relics  within  an  altar,  or  the  like 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fenestella 
  n  :  oval  or  circular;  to  allow  light  into  a  dome  or  vault  [syn: 
  {lunette}] 




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