double-glazing Definition in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Definition of “double-glazing” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [U]
/ˌdʌblˈɡleɪzɪŋ/ UK
windows that have two layers of glass to keep a building warm or quietGlassWindows and parts of windows
Translations of “double-glazing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙層窗…
in Russian двойная рама…
in Turkish çift camlı pencere…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双层窗…
in Polish podwójne szyby…
(Definition of double-glazing from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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