roofing

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noun roof·ing \ˈrü-fiŋ, ˈru̇-\

Definition of roofing

  1. :  material for a roof

Examples of roofing in a Sentence

  1. asphalt shingles used for roofing

  2. He did some roofing in the summer.

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First Known Use of roofing

15th century


ROOFING Defined for English Language Learners

roofing

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Definition of roofing for English Language Learners

  • : material that is used for building or repairing a roof

  • : the work of building or repairing roofs


ROOFING Defined for Kids

roofing

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noun roof·ing \ˈrü-fiŋ, ˈru̇-\

Definition of roofing for Students

  1. :  material for a roof


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