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CASEMENT (from a Lat. form casamentum)

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Originally appearing in Volume V05, Page 444 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CASEMENT (from a Lat. form casamentum), in architecture, a frame in wood or metal, which holds the glass of a window, and is hung by hinges either at the top, bottom or sides.
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