Weather stripping or caulking

Weather stripping or caulking
  Any of several kinds of crack-filling material around any windows or doors to the outside used to reduce the passage of air and moisture around moveable parts of a door or window. Weather stripping is available in strips or rolls of metal, vinyl, or foam rubber and can be applied on the inside or outside of a building.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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