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bowstring-truss

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A form of truss in which the upper chord or compression flange is made in the form of a ‘bow’ or curve, preferably a parabola, and the lower chord or tension-member is a straight line. The truss resembles a bow and string, whence its name.

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