a roof composed of a series of small parallel roofs of triangular cross section, usually asymmetrical with the shorter slope glazed.
Palette, Pallet, Or Palate?Palette, pallet, and palate are homophones, which means they’re all pronounced the same way, but mean different things.
Origin of sawtooth roof
First recorded in 1895–1900
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