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shed dormer[′shed ′dȯr·mər]
A dormer window which (unlike a gabled dormer) has a horizontal eave line.
A dormer whose eave line is parallel to the main eave line of the roof, and whose flat roof plane slopes downward in a direction away from the ridge line of the main roof.See also: Dormer
dormer window whose eave line is parallel to the eave line of the main roof instead of being gabled; provides more attic space than a gabled dormer.A