Meaning of Dutch Colonial

Dutch' Colo'nial

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. of or pertaining to the domestic architecture of Dutch settlers in New York and New Jersey, often characterized by gambrel roofs having curved eaves over porches on the long sides.
  2. a house built in such a style.
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