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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A beam laid along the edge where two sloping sides of a roof meet at the top.

Usage examples (37)
  • Faile said, standing crouched under the ridgepole.
  • Lyng on the ridgepole of a doghouse would not help.
  • But the little birds were sitting on the ridgepole, singing.
  • You have the ridgepole for your house, and I have one for mine. for more
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