a rafter having no function other than to bear roofing.
noun, Mathematics. 1. .
noun, Prosody. 1. . noun, Prosody. 1. the usual English verse rhythm created by a succession of metrical feet each of which consists of a stressed syllable and one or two unstressed ones.
noun 1. a room or lounge for informal use by all. noun 1. (mainly Brit) a sitting room in schools, colleges, etc, for the relaxation of students or staff
[kom-uh n] /ˈkɒm ən/ adjective, commoner, commonest. 1. belonging equally to, or shared alike by, two or more or all in question: common property; common interests. 2. pertaining or belonging equally to an entire community, nation, or culture; public: a common language or history; a common water-supply system. 3. joint; united: a common defense. 4. […]