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parapet

noun [C] uk   /ˈpær.ə.pet/  us   /ˈper-/
a low wall along the edge of a roof, bridge, etc.
Translations of “parapet”
in Vietnamese lan can…
in Spanish parapeto…
in Thai กำแพงอิฐ…
in Malaysian tembok…
in French parapet…
in German das Geländer…
in Chinese (Traditional) (屋頂、橋等旁邊的)矮護牆,女兒牆…
in Indonesian tembok rendah sepanjang jembatan, loteng dsb…
in Chinese (Simplified) (屋顶、桥等旁边的)矮护墙,女儿墙…
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