pentice


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pentice

(ˈpɛntɪs)
n
(Architecture) architect a narrow, sloping extension of a building's roof, providing cover to a porch, walkway, etc below
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If this is the cloister walk it was quite narrow, and therefore of the pentice type, rather than undershot below the first floor apartments.
We knew that this was a good product the first time we saw it," said Eric Pentice, CEO of Dr.
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