a supplementary window sash for protecting a window against drafts, driving rain, etc.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also called storm sash .
Origin of storm window
First recorded in 1885–90
Words nearby storm window
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British Dictionary definitions for storm window
an additional window fitted to the outside of an ordinary window to provide insulation against wind, cold, rain, etc
a type of dormer window
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