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"gable" in British English

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gablenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡeɪ.bl̩/
the ​top end of the ​wall of a ​building, in the ​shape of a ​triangle, where it ​meets the ​slopingparts of a ​roof
(Definition of gable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gablenoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡeɪ·bəl/
the ​triangulartop end of the ​wall of a ​building where it ​meets the ​slopingparts of a ​roof
(Definition of gable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gable”
in Spanish aguilón…
in Vietnamese đầu hồi…
in Malaysian gabel…
in Thai หลังคาหน้าจั่ว…
in French pignon…
in German der Giebel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 山墙,三角墙…
in Turkish çatı ile duvarın üst kısmının birleştiği yer…
in Russian фронтон…
in Indonesian menonjol…
in Chinese (Traditional) 山牆,三角牆…
in Polish szczyt (ściany)…
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