noun, plural che·neaus, che·neaux [shey-nohz] /ʃeɪˈnoʊz/. Architecture.
an ornamented cresting on a cornice or coping.
a gutter, especially an ornamented one, at the eaves of a building.
Origin of cheneau
< French chéneau, earlier chenau; Old French chenal < Latin canālis canal
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