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Trusses (Pbpbvvt)

Definition
Structural supports, usually vertical or horizontal, composed of framework that is often arranged in triangles. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Vertical supports (Pbpbvv)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Beams (Pbpbvvb)
Cantilevers (Pbpbvvc)
Columns (Pbpbvvd)
Girders (Pbpbvvg)
Lagging (Earthwork) (Pbpbvvj)
Piles (Supports) (Pbpbvvm)
Poles (Supports) (Pbpbvvp)
Posts (Pbpbvvq)
Sign supports (Pbpbvvr)
Studs (Pbpbvvs)