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pavilion roof

noun
1.
a pyramidal hip roof.
Origin of pavilion roof
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80
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  • A few acres were instantly cleared, and a small stone house with pavilion roof was erected, which he named Waba Cottage.

  • The sedans were constructed after the model of a large square garden-tent with a pavilion roof, the front side being open.

    Corea or Cho-sen A (Arnold) Henry Savage-Landor
  • Marnik was holding it an unobtrusive inch or so above the flat top of the dome, away from the edge of the pavilion roof.

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    Henry Beam Piper

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