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lookout

[′lu̇k‚au̇t]
(building construction)
A horizontal wood framing member that extends out from the studs to the end of rafters and overhangs a part of a roof, such as a gable.

Lookout

Rafter, bracket, or joist at the ridge of a roof that projects beyond an end-wall of a building: may support an overhanging portion of the roof or cornice.

lookout

1. A rafter or joist at the ridge of a roof that projects beyond an end wall of a building; may support the overhanging portion of the roof or cornice; also called a rafter lookout.
2. An elevated place or structure that provides a wide view for observation of the countryside, particularly against marauders.
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Porthcawl's Old Pilot's Lookout Tower is being granted Declared Facility Status
In a text message on Thursday, Aguirre said he had ordered the BI to include in its lookout bulletin the new names of fraternity members as part of the judicial process.
This new lookout is really important to engage visitors and create new opportunities for the island and Im pleased the State Government has supported our funding request, Cr Lacey said.
While not all of these applications have been confirmed to download the malicious spying capability, Igexin could have introduced that functionality at their convenience," Lookout security engineers Adam Bauer and Christoph Hebeisen said in their report.
The actors behind this family have shown that they're capable of getting their spyware into the official app store," Lookout writes, "and its build process is automated.
The Integrated Transportation System being championed by Sioux Lookout and the Township of Pickle Lake is built around an east-west road corridor and a transload facility on CN's main line at Sioux Lookout.
Norman Maclean, who wrote A River Runs Through It, and was a lookout in Grave Peak, Idaho, summed up fire towers best.
Many of the lookout towers already have electrical power that can be used for the cameras.
he often donates his spare time to rebuilding his lookout in a "way that suits its historic nature.
In addition, Orange markets may offer the premium version of Lookout as part of Orange offers, providing additional protection and privacy controls for customers.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-December 5, 2012-Orange and Lookout protect customers across Europe(C)1994-2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Analysts with Lookout Mobile Security have found websites that have been hacked to deliver malicious software to devices running Android, an apparent new attack vector crafted for the mobile operating system.