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  1. Chris


    Dear Teacher:

    Would you please tell me the meaning of snap in the following sentence:

    He kept the isinglass curtains snapped to the windows to cut off the draughts.

    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: snap

    Attached to the window with button snaps-- metallic buttons on the curtains which fit tightly over metallic inserts set into the window frame.


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