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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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Mike hits the roof when Sarah brings Roger home to stay, and is relieved when she decides to dump the letchy lecturer after he makes a pass at Zoe.
In secret, she begins seeing non-Greek boy Ian Miller (John Corbett) but when her father Gus Portokalos (Michael Constantine) - who believes everything worthwhile in the world stems from Greece - finds out, he hits the roof. But, against massive odds, the couple plan their trip down the aisle.