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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a roof shaped according to the general lines of a bell.
  • n. etc. (Arch.) See under Bell, French, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A roof shaped some-what like a bell. Its figure is generated by the revolution of an ogee curve about the apex. See cut on next page.


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