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raggle

[rag-uh l]
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noun
  1. a groove cut in masonry to receive flashing.
  2. Also called raggle block. a manufactured masonry unit, usually of terra cotta, having a groove for receiving flashing.
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Origin of raggle

First recorded in 1880–85; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for raggle

raggle

noun
  1. mainly Scot a thin groove cut in stone or brickwork, esp to hold the edge of a roof
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Word Origin

C19: of obscure origin
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