weather strip


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weather strip

n.
A strip of material used for weather stripping.

weather strip

n
(Building) a thin strip of compressible material, such as spring metal, felt, etc, that is fitted between the frame of a door or window and the opening part to exclude wind and rain. Also called: weatherstripping
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Noun1.weather strip - a narrow strip of material to cover the joint of a door or window to exclude the coldweather strip - a narrow strip of material to cover the joint of a door or window to exclude the cold
strip, slip - artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
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Soon after landing at secondary runway, the aircraft skidded off the runway about 1000 feet short of the end into fair weather strip, said a press release issued here.
French doors may look attractive, but take a close look at the bottom of the doors and see if they have an external weather strip fitted.
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Key statement: A door opening trim weather strip for a motor vehicle, exhibits excellent noise insulating properties and requires a small force for closing the door, includes a trim portion in which a flange provided in the door opening portion is adapted to be inserted, and a tubular seal portion for sealing between the door opening portion and the door.
Other features include ball-bearing hinges, a full-perimeter weather strip, a concealed double-seal bottom sweep, and an aluminum threshold.
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