Cathedral Ceiling/Roof

  A type of ceiling and roof assembly that has no attic.

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  • cathedral ceiling — /kəθidrəl ˈsilɪŋ/ (say kuhtheedruhl seeling) noun (in domestic architecture) a relatively high ceiling in patterned wood, and in cross section like an inverted V which is fancifully thought to resemble the inside of the roof of a cathedral nave …   Australian English dictionary

  • cathedral ceiling — 1. a high ceiling formed by or suggesting an open timbered roof. 2. a ceiling, as in a living room, higher than that of other rooms in a house. * * * …   Universalium

  • cathedral ceiling — noun : a ceiling left open to expose the underside of a peaked roof * * * noun, pl ⋯ ings [count] : a high ceiling that has two sides that slant downwards from a pointed top …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Indiana — The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception is a cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lafayette in Indiana. It is the seat of the bishop of the Diocese of Lafayette in Indiana.Cathedral HistoryIn 1843, a small group of Catholic …   Wikipedia

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