Gable

A gable is the generally triangular portion of a wall between the edges of a dual-pitched roof. The shape of the gable and how it is detailed depends on the structural system used (which is often related to climate and availability of materials) and aesthetic concerns. Thus the type of roof enclosing the volume dictates the shape of the gable. A g...
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Gable

• (n.) A cable. • (n.) A decorative member having the shape of a triangular gable, such as that above a Gothic arch in a doorway. • (n.) The end wall of a building, as distinguished from the front or rear side. • (n.) The vertical triangular portion of the end of a building, from the level of the cornice or eaves to the ridge of...
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Gable

- The end, upper, triangular area of a home, beneath the roof.
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gable

gable end noun the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
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Gable

Ga'ble noun A cable. [ Archaic] Chapman.
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Gable

a triangular portion of a wall between the edges of a sloping roof
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Gable

A triangular portion of a wall between the edges of a sloping roof.
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Gable

Gable is British slang for the head.
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Gable

In architecture, the term gable or gabill was formerly sometimes applied to the entire end wall of a building, the top of which conforms to the slope of the roof which abuts against it, but gable is now applied only to the upper part of such a wall, above the level of the eaves.
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gable

The end of a building as distinguished from the front or rear side. The triangular end of an exterior wall from the level of the eaves to the ridge of a double-sloped roof.
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Gable

The end, upper, triangular area of a home, beneath the roof.
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Gable

The exterior triangular section of a wall extending upward from the level of the eaves to the apex. Also, a member resembling the triangular end of a roof.
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Gable

The front face or projection created by a pitched roof.
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gable

The generally triangular section of wall at the end of a pitched roof, occupying the space between the two slopes of the roof.
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Gable

The point where a wall may reach the point of a roof. Often this will have become ornamental, e.g. a bell gable.
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Gable

The triangular end of a building, from the Eaves to the Ridge.
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gable

the triangular end of a wall above the eaves with a peak roof.
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Gable

The triangular portion of a roof located above the elevation of the eave line of a double sloped roof.
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Gable

The upper portion of an end wall formed by the slope of a roof.
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gable

The vertical triangular portion of the end of a building, from the level of the cornice or eaves to the ridge of the roof. Also, a similar end when not triangular in shape, as of a gambrel roof and the like. Hence: ... The end wall of a building, as distinguished from the front or rear side. ... A decorative member having the shape of a triangular ...
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Gable

Triangular portion of a wall fronting the enclosing lines of a sloping roof, which often contains sculptures (fig.3, A).
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gable

triangular section of wall at the end of a pitched roof, extending from the eaves to the peak. The gables in Classical Greek temples are called ... [1 related articles]
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Gable

Triangular upper part of a wall at the end of a ridged roof.
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Gable

Triangular upper part of a wall at the end of a ridged roof.
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Gable

Upper part of an outer wall at the end of a pitched roof.
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