pantile


pan·tile

noun \ˈpan-ˌtī(-ə)l\

Definition of PANTILE

1
:  a roofing tile whose cross section is an ogee curve
2
:  a roofing tile of which the cross section is an arc of a circle and which is laid with alternate convex and concave surfaces uppermost
pan·tiled \-ˌtī(-ə)ld\ adjective

Origin of PANTILE

1pan
First Known Use: 1640

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