weatherstrip


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weath′er•strip`

or weath′er strip`,


n.
a narrow strip of metal, wood, rubber, or the like placed between a door or window sash and its frame to exclude rain, wind, etc.
[1840–50, Amer.]
weath′er-strip`, v.t. -stripped, -strip•ping.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.weatherstrip - a narrow strip of material to cover the joint of a door or window to exclude the coldweatherstrip - 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
Verb1.weatherstrip - provide with weatherstrippingweatherstrip - provide with weatherstripping; "The window must be weatherstripped before the cold weather sets in"
insulate - protect from heat, cold, or noise by surrounding with insulating material; "We had his bedroom insulated before winter came"
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Install a good, thick weatherstrip on the bottom of all doors.
Platinum Collection is a door weatherstrip replacement that is made from 100-percent non-toxic recyclable material.
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Weatherstrip all doors and windows and ensure minimum air infiltration occurs.
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Autoseal 3500F is the next generation of Autoseal 3500, a previous best practice product in the automotive weatherstrip market.
Cost estimate to caulk and weatherstrip a 2,000-square-foot home: This estimate of cost includes all windows, doors and vertical trim boards, assuming no caulk is already in place.