pediment Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “pediment” in the English Dictionary

"pediment" in British English

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pedimentnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈped.ɪ.mənt/ specialized
a triangularpart at the ​top of the ​front of a ​building that ​supports the ​roof and is often ​decorated
(Definition of pediment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pediment”
in Chinese (Simplified) (建筑门廊顶上的)三角墙楣饰…
in Chinese (Traditional) (建築門廊頂上的)三角形楣飾, 山形牆, 三角牆…
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