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  • adjective (Arch.) supporting no vertical weight other than its own; -- of a structural member.

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  • adjective Not bearing (fruit, a load, etc.).

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  • adjective (of a structural member) supporting no vertical weight other than its own

Etymologies

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non- +‎ bearing

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