Definition of stained glass in English:

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[mass noun]
  • Coloured glass used to form decorative or pictorial designs, typically by setting contrasting pieces in a lead framework like a mosaic and used for church windows: [as modifier]: stained-glass windows
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    • In addition to his sculptural work Ghiberti designed stained-glass windows.
    • In 1955 he designed stained-glass windows for Metz Cathedral.
    • Local lords and trade guilds made great donations of riches to ornament the cathedral, most notably, its unrivalled stained-glass windows.

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