parapet

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a very low wall, often found at the perimeter edge of a flat roof, used to:
1) create a straight edge for the top of the building as seen from the ground
1) guard persons on roof from injury
1) contain and control the flow of precipitation
Often parapets will be pierced by [[scupper scuppers]] and capped with a [[coping]]

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