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vertical blind

noun [C] uk   us  
a cover for a window made of vertical strips of stiff cloth that can be moved in order to change the amount of light that is allowed in
Translations of “vertical blind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 豎條百葉窗…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竖条百叶窗…
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