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truss

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199674985
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191752988
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1. Rigid structural framework of timbers bridging a space, each end resting on supports at regular intervals (often defining *...

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Subjects: Architecture

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