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rafternoun [C]

us   /ˈræf·tər/
any of the large, specially shaped pieces of wood that support a roof
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Translations of “rafter”
in Spanish viga…
in Vietnamese xà nhà…
in Malaysian rumah rakit…
in Thai คานค้ำหลังคา…
in French chevron…
in German der Dachsparren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 椽子…
in Turkish çatı kirişi/direği…
in Russian стропило…
in Indonesian tiang penyangga…
in Chinese (Traditional) 椽子…
in Polish krokiew…
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