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A section under a roof normally occupied by an attic, but which has no windows and does not enclose rooms.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
An architectural construction concealing a roof, built without windows or enclosing rooms, and located above the main cornice.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
An architectural construction above the main cornice, concealing a roof, but not having windows or enclosing rooms.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.