whaleback roof

whaleback roof

[′wāl‚bak ‚rüf]
(architecture)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

whaleback roof

1. Same as ship’s bottom roof.
2. Same as compass roof.
3. Same as rainbow roof.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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