|KEY WORD : architecture / general terms|
nose. Also called hanasaki 鼻先. The end or tip of a structural member
such as a beam, rafter end, ridge end etc. If a garden stone has a nose-like
protrusion, the protruding part is called hana. More often written
端 when it refers to the edge of objects or verge, which is the edge of a
tile roof that extends beyond the gable.
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