a bridge in which the loads are supported by trusses.
a bridge that is constructed of trusses
adjective, Heraldry. 1. close (def 54). verb (used with object) 1. to tie, bind, or fasten. 2. to make fast with skewers, thread, or the like, as the wings or legs of a fowl in preparation for cooking. 3. to furnish or support with a truss or trusses. 4. to tie or secure (the body) […]
noun 1. a hoop placed around the staves of a barrel to secure them in place.
noun 1. the members that form a truss. 2. a structure consisting of trusses. 3. trusses collectively. verb (used with object) 1. to tie, bind, or fasten. 2. to make fast with skewers, thread, or the like, as the wings or legs of a fowl in preparation for cooking. 3. to furnish or support with […]
noun, Building Trades. 1. a tie rod in a truss. 2. a diagonal iron or steel reinforcement in a wooden beam. 3. any iron or steel rod serving as a tension member.
noun 1. reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, surety, etc., of a person or thing; confidence. 2. confident expectation of something; hope. 3. confidence in the certainty of future payment for property or goods received; credit: to sell merchandise on trust. 4. a person on whom or thing on which one relies: God is my […]