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roof·ing

 (ro͞o′fĭng, ro͝of′ĭng)
n.
1. Materials used in building a roof.
2. A roof.
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roofing

(ˈruːfɪŋ)
n
1. (Building) material used to construct a roof
2. (Building) the act of constructing a roof
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roof•ing

(ˈru fɪŋ, ˈrʊf ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of covering with a roof.
2. material for roofs.
3. a roof.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roofing - material used to construct a roofroofing - material used to construct a roof  
material - things needed for doing or making something; "writing materials"; "useful teaching materials"
2.roofing - the craft of a roofer
craft, trade - the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
building, construction - the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones; "their main business is home construction"; "workers in the building trades"
slating - the act of laying slates for a roof
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Translations

roofing

[ˈruːfɪŋ]
A. N (= roof) → techumbre f; (= roofing material) → material m para techado
B. CPD roofing felt Nfieltro m para techar
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roofing

nMaterial ntzum Dachdecken; (= action)Dachdecken nt; roofing felt (Brit) or paperDachpappe f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

roofing

[ˈruːfɪŋ] nmateriale m per copertura
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CAAA of 1990 fosters the use and production of fuel ethanol through a mandate of a minimum of 2 percent oxygen content in RFG in several metropolitan areas with high levels of ground-level ozone pollution (Environmental Protection Agency 2006b, 2007).
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But the gasoline market in the US is a boutique business, with more than 20 types of reformulated gasolines (RFGs) being used in different American states.
Spot reformulated (RFG) gasoline at NYH and the NYMEX 6-month futures contract have only ARCH effects on the conditional variance, and as a result, their halt-life for volatility shocks is very short (0.4 weeks).
The oxygenate requirement of the Clean Air Act Reformulated Gasoline (RFG) program provided a major boost to the use of ethanol.
The Methanol Institute further notes that MTBE, when blended in RFG, comprises 11.5 percent per gallon by volume, compared to ethanol, which, when used as an oxygenate, makes up 5.7 percent of each gallon of RFG.
Specific costs of oxygenates from a particular blend of RFG are measured over and above the typical costs of cleaning up conventional gasoline leaks into waterways.
The gifts had been donated by local firm RFG Software, of Hebburn, South Tyneside, who teamed up with a string of top movie-makers.
The SLFA-2800 is designed specifically to meet the recent demanding needs of measuring the new low sulfur fuels, diesel and RFG. The sensitivity and low level detection has been improved while maintaining all the previous high-performance characteristics of Horiba's SLFA series.