cant strip

noun

Definition of cant strip

1 : a beveled strip placed in the angle between a roof and a wall against which the roof abuts so as to avoid a sharp bend in the roofing material
2 : a strip used under the lower edge of the lowest row of tiles on a roof to give this row the same slope as the rows above it

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“Cant strip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cant%20strip. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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