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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hip roof having two slopes on each side adj. - (of a roof) having two slopes on all sides with the lower slope steeper than the upper.

Usage examples (38)
  • The story formed by a mansard roof is usually called the garret
  • I think a mansard gives a handsome look to a house.
  • Won't make up for losing that mansard rook though ...
  • It has a mansard roof, and is in northern California. for more
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