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Dome

Dome 1. A building; a house; an edifice; used chiefly in poetry. Approach the dome, the social banquet share. (Pope) 2. A... Read More

Girders

Girder 1. One who, or that which, girds. 2. A main beam; a stright, horizontal beam to span an opening or carry weight, such... Read More

Thrust

thrust 1. A violent push or driving, as with a pointed weapon moved in the direction of its length, or with the hand or... Read More

Brace

Brace 1. To furnish with braces; to support; to prop; as, to brace a beam in a building. 2. To draw tight; to tighten; to... Read More

Multipennate muscle

Definition noun A type of pennate muscle wherein the diagonal muscle fibers are in multiple rows with the central tendon... Read More