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The height of the tablinum at the lintel should be one eighth more than its width.
The height of the lintel should be equivalent to the width of the jambs at the top.
She leaned on the doorway with her forehead against the lintel.
THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES
The granite lintel that had crushed the body of the old captains son had fallen also upon the captains heart.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Then, "when I see the—blood—on the—lintel—and on the two—side-posts—I will not go in and—kill the first-born!"
THE SABBATH-SCHOOL INDEXRICHARD GAY PARDEE
Because the pointed arch was sacred, he would not despise the humble office of the lintel.
We enter by a door about five feet high, invariably knocking our heads against the lintel and swearing as we do so.
THREE IN NORWAYJAMES ARTHUR LEES
No stream boasted so deep and decisive a blue lintel as did Benser Tief; none penetrated so far into the Hinterland.
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
A strange man stood against the lintel—seeing her, he opened his eyes very wide and smiled delightfully.
IN A GERMAN PENSIONKATHERINE MANSFIELD
Breakfast over, he beckoned me to the door and jerked his thumb towards the lintel.
THE ADVENTURES OF HARRY REVELSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH

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