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tile roof

tile roof
Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • a roof made of fired clay tiles



    1. The tile which fell from the roof broke into pieces.
    2. In the Netherlands, it is the custom that, when during the construction of a house the highest point has been reached and the roof is ready for tiling, the client treats the construction workers to so-called "tile beer" to celebrate this. A flag is then placed on the ridge of the house. If the client is too stingy to treat, not a flag, but a broom is placed.