Double-hung
Double-hung \Dou"ble-hung`\, a. Having both sashes hung with weights and cords; -- said of a window. [1913 Webster]

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  • double-hung — [dub′əl huŋ′] adj. designating or of a kind of window having two sashes that slide up and down, each balanced by counterweights and covering a different part of the window space n. such a window …   English World dictionary

  • double-hung — /dub euhl hung /, adj. 1. (of a window) having two vertically sliding sashes, each closing a different part of the opening. 2. (of a window sash) sliding vertically, with a counterweight on each side. [1815 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • double-hung — dou′ble hung′ adj. bui (of a window) having two vertically sliding sashes, each closing a different part of the opening • Etymology: 1815–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • double-hung — /ˈdʌbəl hʌŋ/ (say dubuhl hung) adjective (of a window) having two sashes, each balanced by sash cords and weights in order to move up and down to open and close the window …   Australian English dictionary

  • double-hung — adjective Date: 1823 of a window having an upper and a lower sash that can slide vertically past each other …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • double-hung — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective of a window sash : supported on each side by a counterweighted sash cord or a spring tension device for easy raising and lowering and holding position …   Useful english dictionary

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