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Window

A brokerage firm's cashier department, where delivery of securities and settlement of transactions take place.

Window

1. A physical place at a bank or brokerage where a customer goes to receive services. For example, a client may approach a window at a bank to deposit a check or make a withdrawal. Likewise, a client goes to a window at a brokerage to settle an account or deliver and receive securities.

2. A time during which it would be advantageous to conduct a certain transaction. For example, an investor has a window in which to make a profit on a security by buying while the price tends to rise and selling when it tends to fall.

window

A period of time during which an action can be expected to generate a successful result. For example, underwriters may have a window for corporate debt issues sandwiched between two periods of heavy U.S. Treasury offerings.
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This site-specificity was perfectly illustrated by two astounding sculptures created from seemingly insignificant elements belonging to the building: a simple radiator, situated on the third floor, and a round window along one of the walls of the top floor.
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The focal point of this floor is the beautiful master bedroom with double built in wardrobes and en suite shower room with one-and-a-half sized shower and round window.
Attention to detail is instantly apparent from the impressive, grandiose exterior with a square stone surround and timber-style door with round window and detached garage.
The stark monolithic panes of glass are warmed by a jaunty wave motif on the porch rail as well as a round window high on the facade that evokes the image of a lighthouse while tying the harsher geometric lines of the house with the rounded barrel roof.