Definition of bar tracery in English:

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bar tracery


[mass noun] Architecture
Tracery with strips of stone across an aperture.
Example sentences
  • This is an example of plate tracery which preceded the bar tracery of the decorated period of the XIII century.
  • Pointed arched windows separated into numerous lights by bar tracery are present above the door and at two other levels.
  • This window could be the earliest example of bar tracery in England.

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