sash cord

sash cord
noun
a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash
Syn: ↑sash line
Hypernyms: ↑cord

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noun
: the cord used to attach a weight to a window sash

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a cord for connecting a vertically sliding window sash with a counterweight. Also called sash line.
[1770-80]

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sash cord noun
A cord attaching a weight to the sash in order to hold it open at any height
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Main Entry:sash

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sash cord,
1. rope which runs over a pulley and connects a window sash with its counterbalancing weight.
2. the rope made for this purpose.

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n. a strong cord attaching either of the sash weights of a sash window to a sash

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ˈsash cord f3 [sash cord sash cords] noun
a string or rope with a weight at one end attached to a ↑sash window allowing it to stay open in any position

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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