fortochka

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fortochka ((in the upper left corner)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Russian) IPA(key): /ˈfortətɕkə/

Etymology[edit]

From Russian форточка (fórtočka), from German Pförtchen (little door) - diminutive of Pforte (gate)

Noun[edit]

fortochka (plural fortochkas)

  1. A small ventilation window, spanning the frame of one window pane, that opens on hinges independently of the whole window, common in Russia, post-Soviet states and Finland.

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