roofline

noun roof·line \ ˈrüf-ˌlīn , ˈru̇f- \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of roofline

: the profile of a roof (as of a house)

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First Known Use of roofline

1857


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roofline

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Definition of roofline for English Language Learners

  • : the outline or outer edge of a roof


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