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(Latin: window; in anatomy, a small opening in a bone; to bring to light, to show)
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atmospheric window (s) (noun), atmospheric windows (pl)
1. A range of wavelengths in which the atmosphere is partly or largely transparent.
2. A wavelength band in the electromagnetic spectrum that is able to pass through the earth's atmosphere with relatively little attenuation through absorption, scattering, or reflection.
This entry is located in the following units: atmo-, atm- + (page 5) sphero-, spher-, -sphere- (page 5)
capture window
Region of the scanner field in which a tag will operate.
This entry is located in the following unit: Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): Definitions (page 2)
window of vulnerability (s) (noun), windows of vulnerability (pl)
A time frame within which defensive measures by the armed forces are reduced, compromised, or lacking: The window of vulnerability is used with reference to military defenses of strategic assets, and also by analogy in computer software to a "vulnerability" which is open to exploitation by hackers.
This entry is located in the following units: -ability (page 10) vulner- (page 2)
window-shopping
Eye browse.
This entry is located in the following unit: Dictionary with a Touch of Humor (page 8)
Word Entries at Get Words: “window
window
A wide band gap material chosen for its transparency to light.

Generally used as the top layer of a photovoltaic device, the window allows almost all of the light to reach the semiconductor layers beneath.

This entry is located in the following unit: Photovoltaic Conversion Efficiency Terms + (page 24)