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WINDOW. An opening made in the wall of a house to admit light and air, and to enable those who are in to look out.
     2. The owner has a right to make as many windows in his house when not built on the line of his property as he may deem proper, although by so doing be may destroy the privacy of his neighbors. Bac. Ab. Actions in general, B.
     3. In cities and towns it is evident that the owner of a house cannot open windows in the partition wall without the consent of the owner of the adjoining property, unless he possesses the right of having ancient lights. (q.v.) The opening of such windows and destroying the privacy of the adjoining property, is not, however, actionable; the remedy against such encroachment is by obstructing them, without encroaching upon the rights of the party who opened them, so as to prevent a right from being acquired by twenty years use. 3 Camp. 82.

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a) lateral view of tegumen, saccus, uncus, gnathos and valva; b) opposite view of right valva; c) dorsal view of tegumen, fenestra and uncus; d) posterior view of fultura inferior; e) lateral (above), ventral (middle) and dorsal (below) views of aedeagus.
This clinical trial, which involved 50 subjects and 25 control subjects, evaluated white blood cell counts (to assess immune system function) and the Optimal Wellness Test (OWT), a proprietary diagnostic test developed by Fenestra Research Labs that measures standard biochemical parameters to determine health at the cellular level.
The sources of the Missa super Iam non dicam and Missa super Apri la fenestra were part of the Bohn collection, formerly in Breslau (Wroclaw), now in the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin Preussischer Kulturbesitz, but Skulj was informed that the Callus manuscripts were not available.
Bulgari's two dinnerware patterns, Quadri and Frutta alla Fenestra, feature motifs inspired by the designs of Italian artist Davide Pizzigoni.
Louis televiewers, I guess I've had it up to my vestibular fenestra with the self-anointed, print-appointed "experts" on television news.
Meridian is a fenestra, a half human half angel but she does not know it.
The steps involved in this procedure are removal of the stapes superstructure, the creation of a small fenestra on the footplate, the insertion of a prosthetic piston shaft to the fenestra, and fixation of the piston loop to the incus.