underpinning


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Synonyms for underpinning

Synonyms for underpinning

a means or device that keeps something erect, stable, or secure

that on which something immaterial, such as an argument or a charge, rests

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No two Foundation underpinning projects are the same, and there is no one-size-fits-all approach.
The second driver underpinning the upgrade is the continuing momentum for structural reform.
Edna Golandsky stays true to her mission throughout the series, carefully teaching the rhythmic underpinnings of Chopin's Mazurka, Op.
The CF would be one of the primary underpinnings in a principles-based approach.
The anger toward outsourcing among American workers has also revealed racial underpinnings in the national debate.
But the social consensus underpinning this transformation remains fragile.
This paper discusses the design and pedagogy underpinning the use of online quiz items in which students are presented with a range of questions designed to enhance understanding of complex linguistic constructions.
Authors were asked to include the underpinning scientific background to their chapters.
Bringing the roads up to modern international standards is crucial for underpinning the country's economic development.
The investigation follows a successful claim against the council by the owners of another home in Staines Close for structural damage caused by a tree on adjacent council land, which led to the need for underpinning to the property.
Three Appeal Court judges agreed that tenants of a block of mansion flats were entitled to spend pounds 570,000 underpinning their homes because of cracks caused by the tree roots.
Appointed as head of the architecture studio at the Academy of Art in 1986, Hoffman brought considerable experience of working in practice together with a theoretical underpinning inspired by his former teacher, John Hejduk.
5 m, total approximately 1700 m, TrEngerverbau with shotcrete approximately 230 mA, underpinning with DSV about 120 mA, with underpinning anchored shotcrete under stock approx 140m2 section Weiser excavation about 400 mA , excavation pit about 6,500 mA, soil classes 3-7, drainage,Structural work under and in stock incl.
com)-- Julian Construction, a Los Angeles based construction company that specializes in foundation repair and construction, today announced the availability of foundation underpinning services to stabilize building foundations and support second-story home additions.
RICS spokesman Jeremy Leaf said: "Although it is clear that house prices are now rising, it continues to be the lack of supply that is underpinning the recovery in most parts of the country.