Definition of manteltree in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈman(t)lˌtrē/
(also mantletree)


A beam or arch across the opening of a fireplace, supporting the masonry above.
Example sentences
  • Some were hung on pegs driven into the manteltree, others simply sat on the hearth until they were needed.

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Syllabification: man·tel·tree

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