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mansard in Construction topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmansardman‧sard /ˈmænsɑːd $ -ɑːrd/ (also mansard roof) noun [countable] technical 🔊 🔊 TBCa roof whose lower part slopes more steeply than its upper part
Examples from the Corpus
mansardHouses with a mansard roof can not be converted, as the first floor rooms are already in the roof space.The building is covered by a reinforced concrete roof of mansard profile, which houses the seventh storey.