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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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The city's 21,000-SF rooftop has 150 different species of plants, along with birds and insects.
We know that greening is the way to mitigate the heat island effect, and we know that rooftops cover one-third of New York City's landmass, so the benefits of green roofs are logical," says Earth Pledge's Hoffman.
The issue with rooftop walkway systems, Krovats points out, is that people spend a million dollars to put this HVAC equipment on roofs on wooden supports that deteriorate every few years.
Rooftop Architecture takes as its premise the notion that 'the addition of a new layer can breathe new life into the contemporary city', and that 'the roof would be an excellent basis for this'.
For all the clutter to be found on it, the rooftop signifies The Uncontainable--[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]--as if the purpose of bodies might be to pick away the contradiction, opaque or luminous, of their skin, thus to be unhoused.
More than 8,000 lights, handmade gingerbread men and candy canes, rooftop Christmas tree and snowman.
Specifically, it offers a rooftop "Midwestern backyard" garden, along with an outdoor deck with grill area, screened gazebo, and numerous flowering planters.