Bowstring bridge

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Bowstring bridge a bridge formed of an arch of timber or iron, often braced, the thrust of which is resisted by a tie forming a chord of the arch.
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Usage


In news:

The recent painting of Morrison Bridge, the oldest bowstring girder bridge in the state, has one local resident seeing red in more ways than one.
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