Meaning of “mansard roof” in the English Dictionary

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"mansard roof" in British English

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mansard roofnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌmæn.sɑːd ˈruːf/ us /ˌmæn.sɑːrd ˈruːf/ also mansard

a type of roof with four sides that each have two slopes, the lower one steeper than the upper one

(Definition of “mansard roof” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)