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insect screen, window screen

A very light woven-wire used to prevent insects from flying through open windows or doors.

window screen

1. See insect screen.
2. An ornamental grille or lattice fitted into a window opening.
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Repair holes in window screens, fill in gaps in window and door frames and cover or remove wall air conditioning units.
Tenders are invited for A single construction contract for removal of existing windows and screens, and the installation of new windows and window screens.
In the same space is Opening of the Closed Center, in which a group of carved wooden window screens and an arrangement of Chinese cabinets and pots shield a Shaker-style caned rocking chair.
4) Scores of examples are illustrated including at least a dozen different balusters, doorways with studded doors and carved surrounds, and numerous 'ventana', the magical window screens.