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saddleback

(ˈsædəlˌbæk)
n
1. (Zoology) a marking resembling a saddle on the backs of various animals
2. (Breeds) a breed of black pig with a white band across its back
3. (Animals) a rare bird of New Zealand, Philesturnus carunculatus, having a chestnut-coloured saddle-shaped marking across its back and wings
4. (Architecture) another name for saddle roof
5. (Geological Science) another name for col1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.saddleback - a pass or ridge that slopes gently between two peaks (is shaped like a saddle)saddleback - a pass or ridge that slopes gently between two peaks (is shaped like a saddle)
mountain pass, notch, pass - the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks; "we got through the pass before it started to snow"
2.saddleback - a double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each endsaddleback - a double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end
gambrel, gambrel roof - a gable roof with two slopes on each side and the lower slope being steeper
gutter, trough - a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
ridgepole, rooftree, ridge - a beam laid along the edge where two sloping sides of a roof meet at the top; provides an attachment for the upper ends of rafters
roof - a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
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That we don't give Alberta Child Services not one more of our children," said Jo-Ann Saddleback.
It was the first time they felt comfortable enough to tell that story," he said, addressing the Gathering on Mental Health and the Church March 28 at Saddleback Church here.
Our youngest son, Matthew, age 27, and a lifelong member of Saddleback, died today," Warren wrote.
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Plaintiffs asserted that school officials routinely sponsored invocations at events for students and faculty at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, including scholarship award ceremonies, commencements and Chancellor's Opening Sessions (training programs for faculty).
Hong Kong, Mar 16, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - The board (the "Board") of the directors (the "Directors") of Kaisun Energy Group Limited ("Kaisun Energy") is pleased to announce that on 15 March, 2011, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company and Saddleback Corporation Limited has entered into the Sales and Purchase Agreement pursuant to which Kaisun Energy has conditionally agreed to acquire 100% of interest in Saddleback Mining Limited by cash and shares.
CORVALLIS - Defensive ends Rusty Fernando of Glendale Community College in Arizona and Blake Harrah of Saddleback Community College in California have signed national letters of intent with Oregon State on Wednesday, and both will begin attending classes next month and have three years to play two.
The Campaign for National Parks (CNP) said that the turbines would have affected the view of Blencathra, or Saddleback - the distinctive mountain which is a gateway feature to the Lake District from the east.