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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Bridge over a moat, ditch, river, etc., hinged at one end, like a flap, fixed to chains at the other end, capable of being raised and lowered to prevent or permit passage...

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drawbridge

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Bridge over a moat, ditch, river, etc., hinged at one end, like a flap, fixed to chains at the other end, capable of being raised and lowered to prevent or permit passage...

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drawbridge

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 91 words.

1 Bridge over a moat, ditch, river, etc., hinged at one end, like a flap, fixed to chains at the

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drawbridge

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 40 words.

A bridge that is hinged at one or both ends (in the latter case the deck will be split in

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drawbridge

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 114 words.

carriage, disparage, Harwich, intermarriage, marriage, miscarriage • undercarriage • cartridge, partridge • Selfridge • Cambridge • Bainbridge

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drawbridge

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 112 words.

carriage, disparage, Harwich, intermarriage, marriage, miscarriage • undercarriage • cartridge, partridge • Selfridge • Cambridge • Bainbridge

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drawbridge

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 87 words.

1. Bridge over a moat, ditch, river, etc., hinged at one end, like a flap, fixed to chains at the

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Drawbridge

Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates and Peter McClure.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 156 words.

Current frequencies: GB 143, Ireland 0 • GB frequency 1881: 196 • Main GB location 1881: Kent

English:

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drawbridge <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

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Drawbridge, John (1930 - 2005), painter, printmaker

Jim Barr and Mary Barr.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 280 words.

New Zealand painter and printmaker. After training as an art teacher he was awarded the National Art Gallery travelling scholarship in 1957 and studied at the Central School of Art and...

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