Gablet
Gablet Ga"blet, n. (Arch.) A small gable, or gable-shaped canopy, formed over a tabernacle, niche, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gablet — may mean:*Gablet roof or Dutch gable, a roof with a small gable above a hipped roof *Gablet, a triangular termination to a buttress: see Glossary of architecture …   Wikipedia

  • gablet — ga|blet Mot Agut Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • gablet — ga·blet || geɪblɪt n. small gable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gablet — ga·blet …   English syllables

  • gablet — /ˈgeɪblət/ (say gaybluht) noun a little gable …   Australian English dictionary

  • gablet — ˈgāblə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, diminutive of Old North French gable : a small gable or canopy shaped like a gable (as over a tabernacle, niche, buttress) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gablet roof — A gablet roof (in Britain) or Dutch gable (America and Australasia) is a roof with a small gable at the top of a hipped roof. The term Dutch gable is also used to mean a gable with parapets.A drawback of a hip roof is its reduced available attic… …   Wikipedia

  • Hip roof — A bungalow in Chicago with a hipped roof …   Wikipedia

  • Peace Tower — For other uses, see Peace Tower (disambiguation). Coordinates: 45°25′30″N 75°42′00″W / 45.4249°N 75.6999°W / 45.4249; 75.699 …   Wikipedia

  • Gablete — (Del fr. gablet, pequeño remate triangular.) ► sustantivo masculino ARQUITECTURA, ARTE Frontón o remate triangular que corona algunos elementos del edificio, propio del estilo gótico. * * * gablete (del fr. «gablet») 1 m. Arq. *Frontón rematado… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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