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A channel or small gutter along the top of a wall; it conveys the roof rainwater to downspouts, or discharges it through gargoyles.
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A channel or small gutter along the top of a wall; conveys the roof drippings to spouts or gargoyles.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.