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roof·top

 (ro͞of′tŏp′, ro͝of′-)
n.
The outer surface of a roof.

rooftop

(ˈruːfˌtɒp)
n
1. (Architecture) the outside part of the roof of a building
2. shout from the rooftops to proclaim (something) publicly

roof•top

(ˈrufˌtɒp, ˈrʊf-)

n.
the roof of a building.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rooftop - the top of a (usually flat) roofrooftop - the top of a (usually flat) roof  
top side, upper side, upside, top - the highest or uppermost side of anything; "put your books on top of the desk"; "only the top side of the box was painted"
Translations

rooftop

[ˈruːftɒp]
A. Ntecho m; (with flat roof) → azotea f
we will proclaim it from the rooftopslo proclamaremos a los cuatro vientos
B. CPD rooftop restaurant Nrestaurante m de azotea

rooftop

roof-top [ˈruːftɒp] ntoit m
to shout sth from the rooftops → crier qch sur tous les toits

rooftop

[ˈruːfˌtɒp] ntetto
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The next two days brought no noticeable change in the supply of air, but on the morning of the third day breathing became difficult at the higher altitudes of the rooftops.
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The rooftop system will be set up on top an industrial facility in the community of Wallaceburg, with construction planned to start later in November, Carmanah said.
Featuring two bars across two levels, The Rooftop offers an ambience rarely found in a neighbourhood bar or even some of the most popular bars in the city.
The hotel will commence Sunday rooftop pool parties on May 15, 2011, to correspond with the San Diego Bikini Parade, held on the same date.
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Building owners have the ability to list their rooftops and open lots/land acreage, and SEGlet website automatically calculates the radiation, climate, wind speed and direction and other data about each rooftop and land to add to the information the real estate owner inputs.
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So far, the city has about 300 buildings with rooftop gardens, and 100 more are under development, said Larry Merritt, a spokesman for the Chicago Department of Environment.