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double-hung

[ duhb-uhl-huhng ]
/ ˈdʌb əlˈhʌŋ /
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adjective

(of a window) having two vertically sliding sashes, each closing a different part of the opening.
(of a window sash) sliding vertically, with a counterweight on each side.

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Origin of double-hung

First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for double-hung

double-hung

adjective

(of a window) having two vertical sashes, the upper one sliding in grooves outside those of the lower
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