Definition of sash cord in English:

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sash cord

Pronunciation: /ˈsaSH ˌkô(ə)rd/

noun

A strong cord attaching either of the sash weights of a sash window to a sash.
Example sentences
  • When replacing sash cord, put a 16d nail into the end of the cord before feeding it through the pulley.
  • Also, if your sash cords dangle near the floor, install a hook to hang them higher up - they're a strangulation risk.
  • Be sure you do not cover the pulleys and that the sash cords or chains can run free.

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Syllabification: sash cord

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