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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 Spanish parapeto…
in French parapet…
in German das Geländer…
in Chinese (Traditional) (屋頂、橋等旁邊的)矮護牆,女兒牆…
in Chinese (Simplified) (屋顶、桥等旁边的)矮护墙,女儿墙…
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