venetian blind

Definitions

General English

Construction

  • (written as Venetian blind)
    A blind made of thin slats mounted so as to overlap when closed and provide spaces for admitting light and/or air when open. The mounting usually consists of strips of webbing. The unit is operated by cords.
  • (written as Venetian blind)
    Adjustable exterior slatted shutters.

Real Estate

  • noun
    (written as Venetian blind)
    a window blind consisting of narrow slats, which can be tilted to allow light through without raising the blind
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