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roof sth in/over

phrasal verb with roof uk   /ruːf/ us   /ruːf/ verb [T often passive]
to put a roof over a place or area: The council has decided to roof over the open-air swimming pool.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 加顶于, 给…装盖顶…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加頂於, 給…裝蓋頂…
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