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Definition of gable-end

What is the definition of "gable-end"?
  • gable-endnoun
  • 1. The end-wall of a building on a side where there is a gable.


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  • "The wooden walls of the house -- that is, its front and west gable-end -- are still protected from the sun by the roof (common to the house proper and the terrace)."

    "Buildings that lack a solid foundation, such as mobile homes, are usually destroyed, and gable-end roofs are peeled off."

    "The gable-end of the cottage was stained with wet, and the eavesdroppings flapped against the wall."

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