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FENESTRA

FENESTRA

1. A window. For the windows of Greek houses, see DOMUS p. 663 b; and for the windows of Roman houses, DOMUS p. 686 a.

2. A loophole in a tower from which arrows and other missiles were discharged. (Caes. B.C. 2.9.)

3. A hole pierced in the lobe of the ear for holding ornaments. (Juv. 1.104.) [INAURIS]

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