Definition of Mansard in English :

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Mansard

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Noun

1. mansard, mansard roof

a hip roof having two slopes on each side

Adjective

2. mansard

(of a roof) having two slopes on all sides with the lower slope steeper than the upper

Example Sentences:
'the story formed by a mansard roof is usually called the garret'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Mansard

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noun
1. Also called: mansard roof
a roof having two slopes on both sides and both ends, the lower slopes being steeper than the upper
Compare gambrel roof
2. 
an attic having such a roof

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Mansard

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n.
The upper story formed by the lower slope of a mansard roof.

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