The termination of a hood mold or arched dripstone in which the lower ends are turned in a horizontal direction away from the door or window opening.
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1. The termination of a hoodmold or arched dripstone in which the lower ends are turned away from the opening horizontally.
2. Any decorative boss or other termination of a dripstone, hoodmold, sill, etc.; a knee (Brit. colloq.).
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