from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A window blind consisting of a number of thin horizontal adjustable slats that overlap when closed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a blind for windows, doors, etc., made of thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as to overlap each other when closed, and to show a series of open spaces for the admission of air and light when in other positions.
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- n. a window blind made of horizontal strips that overlap when closed
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