Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The use of diagonally crossing struts to add stability and rigidity to a structure

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The crossbracing also provided handy supports for the boards on which Malone could stand while he examined the upper portions of the walls.

    Fault Line

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.