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- n. Alternative form of pent roof.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See lean-to.
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The farthest western reach of the telegraph lines in 1847 was Pittsburg, with three-ply iron wire mounted on square glass insulators with a little wooden pentroof for protection.
He turned aside, and, finding it empty, stood under the pentroof for shelter.
Flat-top piston and pentroof combustion chamber deliver an 11: 1 compression ratio