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storm window

n.
A secondary window attached over the usual window to protect against the wind and cold.
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storm window

n
1. (Building) an additional window fitted to the outside of an ordinary window to provide insulation against wind, cold, rain, etc
2. (Architecture) a type of dormer window
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storm′ win′dow


n.
a supplementary window sash for protecting a window against bad weather. Also called storm′ sash`.
[1885–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.storm window - a window outside an ordinary window to protect against severe weather or winterstorm window - a window outside an ordinary window to protect against severe weather or winter
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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Translations

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We installed double-hung windows to complement the historic house (double-glazed with a high-solar-heat-gain, low-E coating and argon gas fill), but then added low-E storm windows on the outside of the prime windows--so we effectively have triple glazing with two low-E coatings.
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