a floor lamp, especially one having the light source on an arm so hinged as to be horizontally adjustable.
See under bridge financing. swing loan. interim or emergency financing through a short- or medium-term loan (bridge loan)
a person who works on a bridge or on the construction of bridges. a person who manages the loading and unloading of ferries at a landing dock. Contemporary Examples Volunteers Provide a Reason to Give Thanks in Sandy-Savaged Rockaways Matthew DeLuca November 21, 2012 Historical Examples A Floating Home Cyril Ionides Percival Keene Frederick Marryat […]
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a novel (1927) by Thornton Wilder.