The usual roofing material was thatch.
Roof thatcher definition.
To make a roof for a building with straw or reeds 2.
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A plant material such as straw used as a sheltering cover especially of a house b.
Thatching is the craft of building a roof with dry vegetation such as straw water reed sedge cladium mariscus rushes heather or palm branches layering the vegetation so as to shed water away from the inner roof.
Plant stalks or foliage such as reeds or palm fronds used for roofing.
Countable and uncountable plural thatches straw rushes or the like used for making or covering the roofs of buildings or of stacks of hay or grain.
Horizontal thatched roofs leak rain badly but if they are placed at the proper angle the.
26 october 1880 various i be a thatcher and thatching to the truth of music is about done for.
A thatched house or a house with a thatched roof has a roof made of straw or reeds.
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A name in the west indies for several kinds of palm the leaves of which are used for thatching.
To cover with or as if with thatch.
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A man wearing a malo was up on the roof of one thatching it with grass.
Dried grasses or reeds tied together in small bundles which in turn were tied in an overlapping pattern to the light wooden poles that spanned between the rafters.
Something such as a thick growth of hair on the head that resembles thatch.
Since the bulk of the vegetation stays dry and is densely packed trapping air thatching also functions as insulation.
A sheltering cover such as a house roof made of such material.
A thatch of unruly red hair.
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Dead turf as on a lawn.