the horizontal timber or member at the top of a roof, to which the upper ends of the rafters are fastened.
a timber laid along the ridge of a roof, to which the upper ends of the rafters are attached
the horizontal pole at the apex of a tent
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noun 1. another name for ridgepole (sense 1)
noun 1. (Brit) a road or track along a ridge, esp one of great antiquity
noun 1. a city in NE New Jersey.