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  • v  provide (a ceiling) with rafters
  • s  having the rafters especially having them visible
    a raftered ceiling

  • Inside, carved cherubs and two seven-foot angels smile down from the black-raftered vault at a nightly round of vile murders, manglings, and assorted acts of torturing, fang .
  • Marchioness of Londonderry, a fresh start was not to be made so easily as by buying an old inn with raftered ceilings and picturesque narrow stairs.
  • Addressing the combined Houses of Parliament in the high-raftered magnificence of Westminster Hall, he launched into an eloquent, 20-minute address that proved to be a long paean .
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  • Inside Dinosaur BBQ's Big New Gowanus Outpost
      If feels like we've been waiting forever but Dinosaur BBQ's new Gowanus outpost finally opens to the public tomorrow at 5 p.m. The giant space retains some of its warehouse charms, with tons of exposed brick, weathered wood and high, raftered ceilings. It's a familiar aesthetic if you've visited the chainlet's other locations but with unique touches like a charming Calder-esque ceiling mobile ...
    June 18, 2013 - Gothamist

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