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box gutter

noun
1.
a gutter set into the slope of a roof above the cornice.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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  • It is far less expensive to paint and maintain a box gutter than to replace it.
  • Show rafters extend from the open eaves below the north-south gable with a box gutter running along its length.

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