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Definition of the noun pantile

What does pantile mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: pantiles

  1. a roofing tile with a S-shape; laid so that curves overlap
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic terms: roofing tile / tile = a thin flat slab of fired clay used for roofing

Alternative definition of the noun pantile


  1. A type of interlocking roof tile with a rounded under and over, giving it the shape of a elongated S shape.


Pantile: A pantile is a type of fired roof tile, normally made from clay. It is S-shaped in appearance and is single lap, meaning that the end of the tile laps only the course immediately below. Flat tiles normally lap two courses.

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Google previewSanitary Construction in Building (1906)

by Henry Gilbert Whyatt

The pantile is a tile bent to a double curve and furnished with a small stub or projection, by which it is hooked on to the lath ; variations of this are the double- roll tile and the corrugated tile. Taylor's patent tiles are narrower at one end than at the ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Architecture (1887)

by Architectural Publication Society

The pantile is a cheaper and lighter covering ; each is curved on the surface, and hung upon laths as before described, but to a wider gauge ; these are chiefly used for temporary erections, and ordinary farm buildings ; they are generally of ...

Google previewThe Popular Encyclopedia (1841)

Being a General Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature, Biography, History, and Political Economy

The pantile is the beet for general purposes, bat ought not to have holes at top ; bnt sometimes such holes axe made. In very loose soils, plain tiles are wanted to place the draining tiles on ; in other soils, old broken pieces of plain tiles are ...

Google previewThe Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal (1874)

Pantile, a hat.

Google previewDictionary of Architecture and Building Construction (2008)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

double pantile, double S-tile; ...

Google previewThe Commercial Dictionary of Trade Products (1892)

Manufacturing and Technical Terms, Moneys, Weights, and Measures of All Countries by Peter Lund Simmonds

PANTILE, a gutter-shaped tile, about 13} inches long. by 9} wide. PANTILE LA'rns. laths of 1} inch wide and ...

Google previewDictionary of obsolete and provincial English (1857)

by Thomas Wright

Pantile, *. A dissenter, more especially a quaker. Pantile-shop, a meeting-house.

Google previewA Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language (1906)

Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea; a Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words, Prepared Under the Supervision of Francis Andrew March ... and Francis Andrew March, Jr by Francis Andrew March

Pantile. A tile. - Parasol. A small, light umbrella for protection against the sun's rays. Pavement. A hard surface-covering for a ...

Google previewKnight's American Mechanical Dictionary (1884)

A Description of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, and Engineering; History of Inventions; General Technological Vocabulary; and Digest of Mechanical Appliances in Science and the Arts by Edward Henry Knight

PANTILE. PAPER. prepared with a solution of the yellow cyanide of potassium. The electric circuit is completed where the stylus at the transmitting end crosses the insulating ink, and at a corresponding place on the paper at tne delivery end a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Construction, Surveying, and Civil Engineering (2012)

by Christopher Gorse, David Johnston, Martin Pritchard

pallet Palmgren-Miner rule pan pan connector pane panel panel form panel heating panelled door panelling panel pin panel planer panel products panel saw panel wall pan form panic bolt panic hardware panic latch pantile pan wash sink.

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (1785)

by Francis Grose

Pantile house, a Presbyterian, or other dissenting meeting house , frequently covered with pantiles, called also a cock pit. Pantler, a butler. Paper scull, a thin scull'd foolish fellow. Papler, milk pottage. Parings, PAW Parings, the ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture (2013)

by Cyril M. Harris

sangawarabuki A pantile developed in Japan in the latter half of the 17th cent.; the original function of the ...

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Scrabble value of P3A1N1T1I1L1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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