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Synonyms for truss

Synonyms for truss

(medicine) a bandage consisting of a pad and belt

a framework of beams (rafters, posts, struts) forming a rigid structure that supports a roof or bridge or other structure

(architecture) a triangular bracket of brick or stone (usually of slight extent)

tie the wings and legs of a bird before cooking it

secure with or as if with ropes

support structurally

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Clearly we are getting results that do not give us the answer abut the way the deformation of 2D truss beams with larger number of elements took place, under the influence of stress.
Truss knows nothing about any of the sports she covers; her perspective is unique and funny, littered with literary asides and wry ripostes.
The decision to stage a deselection vote has caused tensions with the national party because Ms Truss is on leader David Cameron's "A List" of would-be candidates, designed to increase the proportion of female and ethnic minority Tory MPs.
The South West Norfolk Conservative Association staged the meeting in Swaffham, Norfolk, after it emerged that Ms Truss had an affair with Conservative MP Mark Field.
But it still took a rousing speech from departing MP Christopher Fraser to save Ms Truss, 34.
A tensile test was used to evaluate bolted joint strength of round-wood members to simulate the structural performance at critical node of the wood truss. Single-bolt joints were fabricated with round-wood members of both 120 and 150 mm in diameter and 500 in length, while double-bolt joint was fabricated with 700 mm long members (Fig.
Truss (who prefers to be called Lynne by friends and strangers alike) is a smart, engaging, perceptive, high-spirited, and paralyzingly funny writer.
The next truss was placed on Gridline 18 using a 600 t crawler crane positioned north of the site, and two smaller cranes followed to brace the trusses together, Cook explains.
Global insurance brokerage, Hub International Limited (Hub), has acquired the assets of Truss LLC (Truss), headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
Ms Truss has said a public sector cap would stop "unacceptably large payouts to senior managers".
The acquisition bolsters Sunroc's truss production capacity in Northern Utah.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 3, 2019-Sunroc Building Materials Closes on Acquisition of Sierra Truss