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tejado a cuatro aguas

English translation: hip roof

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Spanish term or phrase:tejado a cuatro aguas
English translation:hip roof
Entered by: Davorka Grgic
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14:50 Jan 24, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: tejado a cuatro aguas
A través de una escalera de tres peldaños se pasa de la sacristía alta a la baja, cubierta con artesonado de vigas sostenidas por ménsulas. Sobre ella está el cabildo, cubierto a su vez con bóveda esquifada de adornos geométricos y tejado a cuatro aguas
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hip roof
Explanation:
HIP (Archit.) - the inclined projecting angle formed by the junction of the sloping side and the sloping end or two adjacent sloping sides, of a roof.

Hope it helps.

Cheers.

Davorka
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Summary of answers provided
naHip-and-valley roofxxxTransTeck
nahip roof
Davorka Grgic
naroof with four slopes
Parrot
naDouble gable roof?Maria McCollum


  

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40 mins
Double gable roof?


Explanation:
tejado de dos aguas es gable roof
tejado de cuatro aguas..... pues no he encontrado nada pero espero que esto le ayude .... quizas pueda decir "double gable roof"

suerte ;-)


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Maria McCollum
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47 mins
roof with four slopes


Explanation:
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Parrot
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11 hrs
hip roof


Explanation:
HIP (Archit.) - the inclined projecting angle formed by the junction of the sloping side and the sloping end or two adjacent sloping sides, of a roof.

Hope it helps.

Cheers.

Davorka

Davorka Grgic
Local time: 02:04
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 498

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13 hrs
Hip-and-valley roof


Explanation:
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