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gargoyle (noun) – 1. A roof spout usually in the form of a grotesque or fantastic creature projecting from a gutter to carry rainwater clear of the wall.
2. A grotesque ornamental figure or projection.
3. A person of bizarre or grotesque appearance.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : garguile, gargule, etc., “carved mouth of a rain spout, a gargoyle,” from Old French gargole.