dead-air space

noun
\ ˈded-ˈer- How to pronounce dead-air space (audio) \

Definition of dead-air space

: an unventilated air space

Examples of dead-air space in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That extra loft also creates dead-air space to insulate you from the ground. The Editors, Field & Stream, 29 July 2019

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First Known Use of dead-air space

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Dead-air space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dead-air%20space. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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