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verge

1. Architect the edge of the roof tiles projecting over a gable
2. Architect the shaft of a classical column
3. English legal history
a. the area encompassing the royal court that is subject to the jurisdiction of the Lord High Steward
b. a rod or wand carried as a symbol of office or emblem of authority, as in the Church
c. a rod held by a person swearing fealty to his lord on becoming a tenant, esp of copyhold land

Verge

Edge of a sloping roof that overhangs a gable.

verge

[vərj]
(building construction)
The edge of a sloping roof which projects over a gable.

verge

1. The edge projecting over the gable of a roof.
2. The shaft of a column; a small ornamental shaft.
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There is an opportunity to help if local councils adopt the Plantlife policy for maintaining road side verges and grassed areas."
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In terms of the differences between Avida Towers Centera and Avida Towers Verge, Fabricante pointed out that Avida Towers Verge caters more toward millennials, offering Junior one-bedroom units and one-bedroom units.
The Avida Towers Verge, which sits on a 9,756-sqm land, offers 1,020 residential units and seven retail units.
He said: "Would you instruct council drivers and contractors, not to park on grass verges?" Coun Ward replied: "We place great importance on grass verges in this city.
"A cycle of cutting on grass verges ensures their regeneration and is the best method to ensure any flowering plants aren't blocked by hardier grass plants.
He told DW: "For many of the 23 million people that commute by road each day, the verge is little more than green concrete, largely devoid of the colour of wildflowers.
The state of grass verges has also been a key issue in the Hall Green local council by-election campaign.
The culinary world was so blessed to witness the magic of Verge's 'cuisine du soleil'.
North Tyneside has many green open spaces and roadside verges that are havens for plants and wildlife and the council is looking to create more as part of the 'Alan Challenge.'.
Verge agissait a titre de president suppleant depuis la demission de l'ancien president, Ross Wiseman, en septembre.
The company said its Adventures Series of speakers will include the new Edge, Verge and Rock speakers, joining the IPX7-waterproof rated Aqua.