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Definition of the noun pantile
What does pantile mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: pantiles
- a roofing tile with a S-shape; laid so that curves overlap
Alternative definition of the noun pantile
- 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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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 ...
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 ...
The 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 ...
Pantile, a hat.
by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi
double pantile, double S-tile; ...
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 ...
by Thomas Wright
Pantile, *. A dissenter, more especially a quaker. Pantile-shop, a meeting-house.
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 ...
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 ...
by Christopher Gorse, David Johnston, Martin Pritchard
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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 ...
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.
Anagrams of PANTILE
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- PIT LANE
- TAP LINE
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