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English-Chinese construction dictionary (英汉建筑大词典). 2013.

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  • attic — at|tic [ˈætık] n [Date: 1700 1800; : French; Origin: attique, from attique of ancient Athens , from Latin Atticus; from the use of an ancient Greek style in designing structures around the top of buildings] a space or room just below the roof of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Attic — At tic, n. [In sense (a) from F. attique, orig. meaning Attic. See {Attic}, a.] 1. (Arch.) (a) A low story above the main order or orders of a facade, in the classical styles; a term introduced in the 17th century. Hence: (b) A room or rooms… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attic — [at′ik] n. [Fr attique, an attic < Attique, ATTIC, used as an architectural term] 1. a low wall or story above the cornice of a classical facade 2. the room or space just below the roof of a house; garret …   English World dictionary

  • attic — ► NOUN ▪ a space or room inside the roof of a building. ORIGIN originally a term in classical architecture: from Latin Atticus Attic …   English terms dictionary

  • Room — For other uses, see Room (disambiguation). Rooms redirects here. For the cultural facility, see The Rooms. A room is any distinguishable space within a structure. Usually, a room is separated from other spaces or passageways by interior walls;… …   Wikipedia

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  • attic — noun Etymology: French attique, from attique of Attica, from Latin Atticus Date: circa 1696 1. a low story or wall above the main order of a facade in the classical styles 2. a room behind an attic 3. a room or a space immediately below the roof… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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