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roof

(rūf),
A covering or rooflike structure; for example, a tectorium, tectum, tegmen, tegmentum, integument.
[A.S. hrōf]

roof

(ro͞of, ro͝of)
n.
The upper surface of an anatomical structure, especially one having a vaulted inner structure: the roof of the mouth.

roof

(rūf)
A covering or rooflike structure, e.g., a tectorium, tectum, tegmen, tegmentum, integument.
[A.S. hrōf]

roof

(rūf)
Covering or rooflike structure; e.g., tectorium, tectum, tegmen, tegmentum, integument.
[A.S. hrōf]
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On a humid summer day when roofers are using blow torches to seal in black tar, at the most, a few employees working in that building may grumble about the smell or the noise.
Hudgens said the felony fraud charges against all three roofers caught allegedly roughing up the roof will stand.
A veteran city roofer, Will Schaefer will be spending his vacation in D'Iberville, Miss.
Even on maintained roofs, roofers still look for roof problems and make repairs to anything in the vicinity, thinking the "roof leak" is solved.
As Tony, the lead roofer, might say, in the act of service the church discovers what it is all about, which is to say that in service it is gracefully captured by its true purpose and meaning: to meet and to be Christ in the world.
We'll limit our discussion to asphalt shingles because that's what roofers put on about 80 percent of the homes in the Unites States and Canada.
After Hurricane Iniki hit last September, however, Kaneapua temporarily shut down the Kauai extension, since the storm destroyed both homes--including the one where she was housing her roofers.
He has had to dig into his savings to pay roofer Phil Senior and admits the shock has hit him hard.
Stuart Humphreys - - denies the manslaughter of Formby roofer Scott Sheard
He worked as a roofer for Warren Roofers for many years, after which he worked at Warren Pumps as a mechanic until he retired.
A SELF-EMPLOYED roofer was mortified that he had been caught drink-driving, a court heard.