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1 Without variety or features, e.g. a blank unrelieved wall.

2 Aperture that is blind, that is sealed up, e.g. a blocked-up window, or an opening looking like a window, but actually blind.

3 Flat or dull, without brilliance, as in finishes.

4 Useless, or not used for its original purpose, e.g. a chimney-flue.

Subjects: Architecture.

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