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 Translation for 'window pane' from English to Russian
NOUN   a window pane | window panes
оконное стекло {с}(window) pane
окно {с}window
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спорт
трансферное окно {с}
transfer window
архит.
эркер {м}
bay window
архит.
витра́ж {м}
stained glass window
витрина {ж}window [shop window]
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Usage Examples English
  • The building became a concern in the interest of public safety in November 2007, after a window pane fell from the building's 27th storey and landed on the road below.
  • (1979), "Double X: The Name of the Game" (1992), "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" (1993), "Words Upon the Window Pane" (1994) and "The Hole" (2001).
  • He also created several models for architectural projects, e.g. the window-pane at the P. O. Hviezdoslav Theatre in Bratislava.
  • Lynch married film-maker Mary McGuckian in 1997, having met her on the set of "Words Upon the Window Pane" a few years earlier.
  • In the recent past, the so-called "window pane test" was commonly thought to be an assured method of identifying diamond.

  • In the 1994 film "Words Upon the Window Pane", based on the play by William Butler Yeats, she is played by Orla Brady: the plot turns on a seance in Dublin in the 1920s where the ghosts of Swift, Stella and Vanessa appear to resume their 200-year-old quarrel.
  • Fortochka (Russian: фо́рточка) A small ventilation window spanning the frame of one window pane.
  • In the short story "Different Skies" by China Miéville, the protagonist buys an eerie coloured window pane in Portobello Road Market. This story is included in the 2005 collection Looking for Jake.
  • He praised certain specific contributions, including "the most technically amazing skydiving shot I have ever seen in any film" and "a hand going up to a window pane and picking a fly off and filming the hand walking through the house and letting the fly go—and you see the fly take off in the distance."
  • Burns's favourite line from Pope "An honest man's the noblest work of God," was engraved on a window pane, although this was vandalised with a piece of flint about March 1876.

  • In time, the rains "drummed a homely tune" on "iron roof and window-pane".
  • Women embroidered swirling vine, floral and shell patterns on plain blankets and filled squares of window-pane-checked blankets with stars and flowers.
  • It usually spans the frame of one window pane and opens on hinges independently of the whole window.
  • On at least one occasion, it is said that every window pane in the courthouse was broken by a severe hailstorm; every pane, that is, except that with Wells' face.
  • After eliminating another handyman, the final four contestants face a trio of challenges, each to be completed in 30 minutes or less: repair a broken window pane; shingle a dog house; install a toilet.

  • On 18 April 2013, at about 4:30 pm, two window panes shattered in the front car of a local commuter train while passing an express train going the opposite direction, resulting in minor lacerations to two high school students sitting with their backs to the windows.
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