[ roof-dek, roo f- ]
/ ˈrufˌdɛk, ˈrʊf- /
a part of a flat roof used for gardening, sunbathing, etc.
Is It Tis Or ‘Tis?According to Google's Ngram Viewer, the contraction 'tis was a fan favorite in the early 1700s. At this time, it was likely used more often than it's.
Origin of roof-deck
First recorded in 1945–50
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