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clerestory

clere·sto·ry (clear·sto·ry)

clerestory (clearstory)

 
pronunciation:
klir sto ri
part of speech: noun
inflections: clerestories
definition: in architecture, an outside wall containing windows which admit light to partially roofed areas in the lower sections of a building, esp. a church.