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strut in Building topic

strutstrut2 noun  1 [countable]TBTTA a long thin piece of metal or wood used to support a part of a building, the wing of an aircraft etc2 [singular]WALKPROUD a proud way of walking, with your head high and your chest pushed forwards
Examples from the Corpus
strutThe prototype antenna popped from its carrier like a jack-in-the-box, and its three 92-foot accordion struts inflated as planned.Each leg consisted of a primary strut with an inner and outer cylinder in a piston-like arrangement.They call it the strut now.The struts of the bridge whirred by, dripping.You had to go by their strut to distinguish between who should be approached and who avoided.