pedestal


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Synonyms for pedestal

Synonyms for pedestal

a support or foundation

a position of great esteem (and supposed superiority)

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an architectural support or base (as for a column or statue)

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Each pedestal is topped with a crown-like piece of art.
The project was supported by ACI Committee 371, Elevated Tanks with Concrete Pedestals, and ACI Committee 350, Environmental Engineering Concrete Structures, and was sponsored by the Concrete Research Council.
Aimed at the dynamics and fault diagnosis of rotor systems with pedestal looseness, a large number of studies have been carried out and many results have been achieved.
NAB also allows us vital time to learn more about the needs of our US and global customers, while sharing our latest solutions such as our new pneumatic pedestal and rail system.
And, finally, Design Your Pedestal completed the pair with a metal plated tornado wrapped around the back of the shoes--the perfect storm of extreme weather elements.
Most other pedestal boom systems are developed for lighter duty applications and this often causes frequent breakdowns, low efficiency and unreliable access to spare parts when used on extreme duty applications like grizzlies underground," said Thomas Muller, business line manager at Atlas Copco's Underground Rock Excavation division.
The pedestal is, after all, a comfortable place for many.
Pedestal craters may preserve regions with this ancient snow.
Or you can make one long pedestal to fit under both the washer and the dryer (see illustration).
She presents eight papers that address the relationship of the pedestal to sculpture across a range of approaches and time periods.
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THEM M7 PEDESTAL, CONTACT DSN 793-3459/(309) 782-3459 OR EMAIL: nelsonc@ria.
The master bedroom has an en-suite shower room fitted with a low level toilet, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin and fully tiled shower cubicle.
There are pistol rests, pedestal rests, unitized rests and even recoil reducing rests.
Available from stock are single and dual pedestal mechanisms capable of raising a table or desktop from 25.
In 1988 the need to restore the statue and its pedestal became evident.