Origin of hip roof
Related formship-roofed, adjective
Examples from the Web for hip roof
The long axis of the hip-roof crystal is often so shortened that it resembles the envelop crystal of calcium oxalate.
The house is to be two stories high, with a hip-roof: the first ten, the second nine feet high.
Most typical are the well-known "coffin-lid" and "hip-roof" forms.
This has a hip-roof, which is the only essential difference between it and the types already shown.Woodworking for Beginners|Charles Gardner Wheeler