trestle

Definitions

Construction

Real Estate

  • noun a supporting framework consisting of a horizontal beam held up by a pair of splayed legs at each end
  • noun a tower with sloping sides braced by horizontal crosspieces, used for supporting a bridge, made of timber, steel or reinforced concrete
  • noun a bridge consisting of multiple short spans supported by towers with sloping sides braced by horizontal crosspieces

Travel

  • noun a pair of folding legs which can be used to hold up a table
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