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MUNTINS vs MULLIONS - guide to window jargon

Do you know the difference between a "MUNTIN" and a "MULLION" when it comes to windows? 

Mullion: A large vertical member separating two casements; the vertical bar between coupled windows or mulitple windows; the central vertical member of a double-door opening. 

Muntin: one of the thin strips of wood used for holding panes of glass within a window. Also called: munnion, bar, sash bar, glazing bar, window bar, division bar, munton bar (sounds like they can't remember the name either!