Definition of Austrian blind in English:

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Austrian blind

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noun

A blind made from ruched fabric, which extends about a third of the way down a window.
Example sentences
  • An Austrian blind, such as that in the photo to the right, can be raised and lowered using a pull-cord.
  • They are softer than Roman blinds but more tailored than Austrian blinds with the fullness coming from inverted pleats.
  • The style of the Austrian blinds is cloudlike with its puffy, billowy look.

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