Etymology
Advertisement

fenestration (n.)

1870 in the anatomical sense, noun of action from Latin fenestrare, from fenestra "window, opening for light," a word perhaps from Etruscan (see defenestration). Meaning "arrangement of windows" as a design element in architecture is from 1846. Related: Fenestrated.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of fenestration

fenestration (n.)
the arrangement of windows in a building;
fenestration (n.)
surgical procedure that creates a new fenestra to the cochlea in order to restore hearing lost because of osteosclerosis;
From wordnet.princeton.edu

Dictionary entries near fenestration

fencible

fencing

fend

fender

fenestral

fenestration

feng shui

Fenian

fennec

fennel

fenugreek