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a high ceiling formed by or suggesting an open-timbered roof.
a ceiling, as in a living room, higher than that of other rooms in a house.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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The result is similar to a standard
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cavity areas where cellulose insulation has fallen away shall be filled with insulation.
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