Meaning of “venetian blind” in the English Dictionary

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"venetian blind" in British English

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venetian blindnoun [ C ]

uk /vəˌniː.ʃən ˈblaɪnd/ us /vəˌniː.ʃən ˈblaɪnd/

a cover for a window, usually made of thin, horizontal strips of wood, plastic, or metal, that can be moved in order to change the amount of light that is allowed in

(Definition of “venetian blind” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"venetian blind" in American English

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venetian blindnoun [ C ]

us /vəˌni·ʃən ˈblɑɪnd/

a set of narrow, horizontal pieces of wood, plastic, or metal that cover a window and can be raised or set at different angles to block light from the outside or let it in

(Definition of “venetian blind” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)