Definitions for "Casement"
Keywords:  hinges, sash, crank, drapery, novelty
A window sash opening on hinges affixed to the upright side of the frame into which it is fitted. (Poetically) A window.
A window hinged at one edge and designed to open inwards or outwards.
A hinged opening sash Draairaam
A chamber, bomb proofed vault, built within the walls of a fort.
A secure, covered chamber built into the walls of a fort and used to shelter personnel and supplies from bombardment. Casements could be pierced to serve as positions for defensive musket and cannon fire.
chamber in a fortress wall.
Keywords:  muslin, cotton, heavy, fabric, style
A heavy muslin style cotton fabric.