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roof

noun [C] uk   /ruːf/ us  
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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roof

verb [T often passive] uk   /ruːf/ us  
to put a roof on a building
-roofed
suffix uk   /-t/ us  
a slate-roofed house
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Traducciones de “roof”
en coreano 지붕…
en árabe سَطْح…
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…
en español techo…
en portugués telhado, teto…
en alemán das Dach…
en catalán teulada…
en japonés 屋根, 屋上…
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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