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sash cord

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noun
  1. a cord for connecting a vertically sliding window sash with a counterweight.

Origin of sash cord

First recorded in 1770–80
Also called sash line.
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Historical Examples

  • If the reel is made to wind up 4 ft. of line to each revolution and the sash-cord shaft is 3/4 in.

    The Boy Mechanic, Book 2

    Various


British Dictionary definitions for sash cord

sash cord

noun
  1. a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash
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