Pronunciation: (ä"bä-zhoor'; Fr. a-ba-zhOOr'),[key] —n., —pl.-joursPronunciation: (-zhoorz'; Fr. -zhOOr').[key] 1. a device, as a skylight or reflector, for diverting light into a building.
2. a sloping screen for cutting off the view between an interior or porch and a lower area in front of a building.