See under bridge financing.
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.
a bridge in Venice across which prisoners were formerly led for trial in the ducal palace. noun a covered 16th-century bridge in Venice, between the Doges’ Palace and the prisons, through which prisoners were formerly led to trial or execution