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window-lead

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Lead came subdividing the quarries of glass and holding them in place in a leaded light.

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Window renovation and exposure to lead—an observational study

Howard Mason, Frank Gallagher and Dil Sen.

in Occupational Medicine

December 2005; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 2421 words.

Background Renovation of windows in old houses has recently established itself as an industry. A recognizable occupational lead exposure exists, which has not been studied...

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window-lead

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Lead came subdividing the quarries of glass and holding them in place in a leaded light.

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window-lead

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 17 words.

Lead came subdividing the quarries of glass and holding them in place in a leaded light.

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Exposure to Lead during Critical Windows of Embryonic Development: Differential Immunotoxic Outcome Based on Stage of Exposure and Gender

T. L. Bunn, P. J. Parsons, E. Kao and R. R. Dietert.

in Toxicological Sciences

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 8532 words.

Previous rat studies with lead (Pb) have shown that exposure throughout the full gestational period results in persistent immunotoxicity detectable in both juvenile and adult offspring....

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lattice-window

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 20 words.

Any window, fixed or with an opening sash, the lights filled with lozenge-shaped glass panes set in lead

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leaded lights

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 28 words.

Any windows, fixed or opening, in which the panes or quarrels (quarries) of glass are secured in lead cames,

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Crown glass

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 47 words.

Flat glass, used since late antiquity for windows, composed of silica, potash, and lime (without lead or iron), made in

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saddle-bar

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Iron bar fixed horizontally in window-openings to which the cames of stained-glass windows are fixed to help to support the structure of the leaded lights.

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leaded lights

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Any windows, fixed or opening, in which the panes or quarrels (quarries) of glass are secured in lead cames, often arranged in lattice patterns, usually lozenges.

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lattice window

Overview page. Subjects: Art — Architecture.

Any window, fixed or with an opening sash, the lights filled with lozenge-shaped glass panes set in lead cames.

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lattice window

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 31 words.

A window with diamond-shaped leaded *lights or with glazing bars arranged like an open-work screen. Also loosely used to describe any hinged as opposed to ...

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came

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Cast, extruded, or milled lead rods with a section like an H, also called lattice, used in leaded lights (e.g. stained-glass windows) to frame and secure the panes or regular lozenge-shaped...

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Vanishing Windows—a technique for adaptive window management

T Miah and J.L Alty.

in Interacting with Computers

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 6243 words.

Windowing system offer many benefits to users, such as being able to work on multiple tasks concurrently; or working with a number of windows, each connected to different remote machines or...

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ribbon

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Any ribbon-like strip of decoration, or a riband.

2 Lead came around the pieces of glass in a leaded window.

3 Representations of...

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lead‐mining

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 156 words.

took place in Britain before the Roman invasion and archaeological remains of mining occur in the Mendip Hills in Somerset, Devon, Cornwall, the Pennines, and Wales. Demand for lead grew...

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MAJERUS, Pierre (<i>born</i> 1941), Painter, stained glass painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 99 words.

Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1941, in Etterbeek.

Painter, stained glass painter. Cartoons for stained glass, cartoons for mosaics.

Pierre Majerus trained at...

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lozenge

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Diamond-or rhomboid-shaped equilateral parallelogram with two opposite angles more acute than the other two. Lozenges occur in mouldings, on diaper-patterns, in jewelled...

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CARPET, Claude (<i>born</i> 1946), Stained glass painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 46 words.

Belgian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1946, in Charleroi.

Stained glass painter.

A pupil of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Charleroi, Claude Carpet creates and...

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Crown glass

Gordon Campbell.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 54 words.

Flat glass, used since late antiquity for windows, composed of silica, potash, and lime (without lead or iron), made in circular sheets by blowing and whirling. The place at the centre...

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stained glass

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 181 words.

*Glass given translucent colours and used particularly for church windows. The earliest and traditional method of achieving this consists of composing a design made up from various pieces...

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