Definitions for gable roof

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ga′ble roof`(n.)

  1. a roof sloping downward from a central ridge so as to leave a gable at each end.

    Category: Architecture

Origin of gable roof:

1840–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gable roof, saddle roof, saddleback, saddleback roof(noun)

    a double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end

Wiktionary

  1. gable roof(Noun)

    a single-ridge roof that terminates at gable ends.

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