gambrel


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gambrel

(găm′brəl)
n.
The hock of a horse or other animal.

gambrel

the bracket-shaped piece of iron rod on which a sheep carcass is traditionally hung to cool and set.
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Between the wooden studs of the gambrel ceiling, we applied foil-covered foam boards to allow an air gap for hot summer air to escape up to the roof ridge vent.
Dead deer were hung by the back legs, which were spread using a gambrel.
5 stories with a gambrel roof, multiple dormers and a large bonus room over an attached garage.
In New York, noted designer Steven Gambrel, ac customed to decorating multimillion dollar homes on the Upper East Side and the Hamptons, has connected with Bob Kelty and New York's Coalition for the Homeless to develop an inexpensive how-to kit to help people who are having to start over, often due to foreclosure or the loss of a job.
Deer were skinned on a gambrel without fanfare, without a congratulatory handshake.
01 acres, which includes Gambrel roof barn, a 192-square-foot shed and 96 feet of Wenatchee River waterfront.
Brothers Paul Hands, 28, of Holebottom and Andrew Hands, 25, of Atlas Street, and Stephen Hinchcliffe, 25, of Gambrel Bank Road, all of Ashton-Under-Lyne, were each sentenced to four years in prison for admitting burglary and assault.
The setting sun was tucked behind their sloping gambrel roof.
Availability was suffering at Sainsbury's Gambrel Road, Northampton branch.
Caption(s): Mayer Rus, House & Garden / Pamela Fiori of Town & Country / Designer Temo Callahan / Ori Ben-Dor, left, and Alexa Stevenson of Hamptons Cottages & Gardens / Designer Randy Kemper / Designer Steven Gambrel / Naz Tesfit of Agostino / Designer Thomas Burak
The roofline of a second story addition should be the same pitch as the roof below, the same material, the same style--gable, hipped, shed, flat, gambrel, or mansard--even if it means compromising the plan.
Among the contributors were Louis Aubert of New Orleans; Boston's husband and wife duo, Cheryl and Jeffrey Katz; Darryl Carter of Washington, DC; Birch Coffey, who is located in Lakeville, CT; and New Yorkbased Jamie Drake, Steven Gambrel, Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz, Miles Redd and Vicente Wolf.