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{adj: gabled} (of a roof) constructed with a single slope on each side of the ridge supported at the end by a gable or vertical triangular portion of an end wall
"a gabled roof"
<-> hipped

{adj: hipped} (of a roof) sloping on all sides
"a hipped roof has sloping ends rather than gables"
<-> gabled

{n: bell cote, bell cot} a small shelter for bells; has a gable or shed roof

{n: dormer, dormer window} a gabled extension built out from a sloping roof to accommodate a vertical window

{n: gable roof, saddle roof, saddleback, saddleback roof} a double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end

{n: gable, gable end, gable wall} the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof

{n: gambrel, gambrel roof} a gable roof with two slopes on each side and the lower slope being steeper

{n: pediment} a triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof

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