box gutter


noun

a gutter set into the slope of a roof above the cornice.

Nearby words

  1. box cornice,
  2. box cutter,
  3. box elder,
  4. box frame,
  5. box girder,
  6. box huckleberry,
  7. box iron,
  8. box jellyfish,
  9. box junction,
  10. box keel

Origin of box gutter

First recorded in 1875–80

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