Meaning of “pediment” in the English Dictionary

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"pediment" in British English

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pedimentnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈped.ɪ.mənt/ us /ˈped.ə.mənt/ specialized

a triangular part 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)