double-hung

adjective
\ ˌdə-bəl-ˈhəŋ How to pronounce double-hung (audio) \

Definition of double-hung

of a window
: having an upper and a lower sash that can slide vertically past each other

First Known Use of double-hung

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“Double-hung.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double-hung. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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