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  • n. A temporary framework used in the building of bridges and arched structures in order to hold items in place until the structure is able to support itself.
  • n. Scaffolding, a temporary frame serving to support and brace a building under construction until it can stand alone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See false work, under false.

Etymologies

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false +‎ work

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