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Movable bridges (Pdybmdj)

Definition
Bridges having one or more spans capable of being raised, turned, lifted, or slid from their normal service location to provide for the passage of navigation. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Types of bridges by design (Pdybmd)
Narrower Terms
Bascule bridges (Pdybmdjb)
Drawbridges (Pdybmdjd)
Lift bridges (Pdybmdjm)
Swing bridges (Pdybmdjs)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Arch bridges (Pdybmdb)
Cantilever bridges (Pdybmdc)
Covered bridges (Pdybmdd)
Curved bridges (Pdybmde)
Girder bridges (Pdybmdg)
Long span bridges (Pdybmdh)
Jointless bridges (Pdybmdi)
Narrow bridges (Pdybmdm)
Pontoon bridges (Pdybmdn)
Prefabricated bridges (Pdybmdp)
Skew bridges (Pdybmdr)
Suspension bridges (Pdybmds)
Trestles (Pdybmdt)
Truss bridges (Pdybmdv)
Viaducts (Pdybmdx)