gable end

noun

Definition of gable end

: a gabled end wall (as of a wing of a building)

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History and Etymology for gable end

Middle English gable ende, from gable + ende end

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“Gable end.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gable%20end. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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