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An assembly of members combined to form a rigid framework. All members are interconnected to form triangles.
A structure comprising one or more triangular units constructed with straight members whose ends are connected at joints.
bandage and belt
framework of beams
architecture: triangular bracket
to tie up a bird before cooking it
to secure or bind with ropes
A bandage and belt used to hold a hernia in place.
A framework of beams forming a rigid structure.
(architecture) A triangular bracket.
An old English farming measurement. One truss of straw equalled 36 pounds, a truss of old hay equalled 56 pounds, a truss of new hay equalled 60 pounds, and 36 trusses equalled one load.
(transitive) To tie up a bird before cooking it.
(transitive) To secure or bind with ropes.
(transitive) To support.