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sash cord

a cord for connecting a vertically sliding window sash with a counterweight.
Also called sash line.
Origin of sash cord
1770-80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for sash cord
  • The photo on the right shows the knotted end of the sash cord being fitted into the existing slot in the window's bottom sash.
  • Another example would be the repairing of a sash cord during a window inspection.
  • Existing sash cord pulleys were removed, cleaned and lubricated, and reinstalled with new sash cord in each window opening.
British Dictionary definitions for sash cord

sash cord

a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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