strut

  1. a proud stiff pompous gait
  2. brace consisting of a bar or rod used to resist longitudinal compression

Strut

In architecture a strut is in general, any piece of a frame which resists thrust or pressure in the direction of its own length.
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strut

a supporting bar 
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Strut

Streamlined, column-like appendage or support for foils or components of water propulsion systems.
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strut

[n] - brace consisting of a bar or rod used to resist longitudinal compression 2. [n] - a proud stiff pompous gait
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Strut

A length of timber or a steel clamp used to keep the Rings the required distance apart.
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Strut

Load bearing timbers normally supporting purlins (horizontal roof supports) and fixed at an angle down to a wall or some other load bearing point.
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Strut

An upright roof timber connected to the rafter above it or sloping to connect another post to the rafter.
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Strut

An upright roof timber connected to the rafter above it or sloping to connect another post to the rafter.
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Strut

A member carrying predominantly compressive loads.
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Strut

A member of a structure which takes compression stress along the direction of its length. The interplane struts of a biplane are the most graphical example in aeroplane structures.
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Strut

Strut transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Strutted ; present participle & verbal noun Strutting .] [ Middle English struten , strouten , to swell; akin to German strozen to be swelled, to be puffed up, to s...
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Strut

Strut noun [ For senses 2 & 3 confer LG. strutt rigid.] 1. The act of strutting; a pompous step or walk. 2. (Architecture) In general, any piece of a frame which resists thrust or pressure in the direction of its own length. See Brace , and Illust. of Fr...
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Strut

Strut adjective Protuberant. [ Obsolete] Holland. Stru'thi*an adjective (Zoology) Struthious.
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strut

1. The act of strutting; a pompous step or walk. ... 2. In general, any piece of a frame which resists thrust or pressure in the direction of its own length. See Brace, and Illust. Of Frame, and Roof. ... 3. <engineering> Any part of a machine or structure, of which the principal function is to hold things apart; a brace subjected to compress...
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strut

prance noun a proud stiff pompous gait
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Strut

• (a.) Protuberant. • (v. t.) To hold apart. Cf. Strut, n., 3. • (v. t.) To swell; to bulge out. • (v. t.) To walk with a lofty, proud gait, and erect head; to walk with affected dignity. • (n.) In general, any piece of a frame which resists thrust or pressure in the direction of its own length. See Brace, and Illust. of Fr...
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Strut

A structural member used as a brace to resist axial forces.
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strut

A structural timber resisting compressive forces along the grain
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Strut

[fashion show] Strut is an annual Leeds fashion show, based in the Leeds corn exchange, exhibiting the best of Leeds` independent designers, such as Eva (jewellery). ...
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Strut

[The Cheetah Girls song] `Strut` is the second single from The Cheetah Girls 2 movie soundtrack. == Information == The single officially premiered on Radio Disney on June 20, 2006. The single was released officially for digital download on August 8, 2006. The song was produced by Jamie Houston. The single debuted at #60 on the Billboard Hot...
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Strut

[typesetting] In typesetting, a strut is an invisible character or element, used to ensure that a text has a minimum height and depth, even if no other elements are included. For example, LaTeX and plainTeX provide the command to insert a font size specific strut. In LaTeX it has a height of 70% of the baseline skip (the distance between th...
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Strut

A strut is a structural component designed to resist longitudinal compression. Struts provide outwards-facing support in their lengthwise direction, which can be used to keep two other components separate, performing the opposite function of a tie. They are commonly used in architecture and engineering. ==Automobiles== As components of an automobi...
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Strut

A suspension element in which a reinforced shock absorber is used as one of the wheel's locating members, typically by solidly bolting the wheel hub to the bottom end of the strut.
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Strut

A single, self contained pivoting suspension unit that integrates a coil spring with a shock absorber. Struts are used on front wheel drive automobiles. A suspension element in which a reinforced shock absorber is used as one of the wheel's locating members, typically by solidly bolting the wheel hub to the bottom end of the strut.
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