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Related to rooftree: ridgepole
The ridgepole of a roof.
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(Building) another name for ridgepole
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the ridgepole of a roof.
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|Noun||1.||rooftree - 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|
beam - long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
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