• noun a supporting component or attachment point

Cars & Driving

  • noun a support to which or by means of which something is attached

Media Studies

  • noun something on which something else is mounted, such as a tripod for a camera, which makes it easier to hold steady and adjust its position between shots


  • noun a supporting structure for a weapon or other equipment
  • noun an action of preparing an operation, including the assembly of forces, embarkation into transport, etc.