windowpane

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Windowpane \Win"dow*pane'\, noun

1. (Arch.) See {Pane}, noun, (3) b . [In this sense, written also {window pane}.]

2. (Zool.) A thin, spotted American turbot ({Pleuronectes maculatus}) remarkable for its translucency. It is not valued as a food fish. Called also {spotted turbot}, {daylight}, {spotted sand flounder}, and {water flounder}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

windowpane

noun

1: a pane of glass in a window; "the ball shattered the window" [syn: {windowpane}, {window}]

2: very thin translucent flounder of the Atlantic coast of North America [syn: {windowpane}, {Scophthalmus aquosus}]


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