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roofnoun [C]

uk   us   /ruːf/
A2 the covering that forms the top of a building, vehicle, etc.: The house has a sloping/flat/tiled/thatched, etc. roof. Put the luggage on the roof of the car. The roof (= upper surface) of the cave is 50 metres up. This cake is so dry that it sticks to the roof of your mouth (= upper surface of the mouth).
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roofverb [T often passive]

uk   us   /ruːf/
to put a roof on a building
-roofed
suffix uk   us   /-t/
a slate-roofed house
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Traducciones de “roof”
en árabe سَطْح…
en coreano 지붕…
in Malaysian atap…
en francés toit…
en turco çatı, tavan…
en italiano tetto…
en chino (tradicionál) 屋頂, 車頂, 頂部…
en ruso крыша…
en polaco dach…
in Vietnamese mái nhà…
en español techo…
en portugués telhado, teto…
in Thai หลังคา…
en alemán das Dach…
en catalán teulada…
en japonés 屋根, 屋上…
in Indonesian atap…
en chino (simplificado) 屋顶, 车顶, 顶部…
(Definition of roof from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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