common rafter


a rafter having no function other than to bear roofing.

Nearby words

  1. common peroneal nerve,
  2. common plantar digital nerve,
  3. common pleas,
  4. common prayer,
  5. common property,
  6. common ratio,
  7. common room,
  8. common salt,
  9. common school,
  10. common scold

Origin of common rafter

First recorded in 1815–25 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019