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sash weight

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noun
  1. a counterweight to a vertically sliding window sash.
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Origin of sash weight

First recorded in 1730–40
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British Dictionary definitions for sash weight

sash weight

noun
  1. a weight used to counterbalance the weight of a sliding sash in a sash window and thus hold it in position at any height
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