Definition of Palladian window in English:

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Palladian window

noun

chiefly US
A large window consisting of a central arched section flanked by two narrow rectangular sections.
Example sentences
  • Above the three entrance doors is a Palladian window flanked by two large sash windows, and in the pediment there is an oval window surrounded by graceful foliate carvings.
  • Its centerpiece is a Palladian window with a central panel.
  • A louvered Palladian window in the center of the pediment has quarter-round louvers on each side.

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