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upright in Industry topic

uprightupright2 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TITBCa long piece of wood or metal that stands straight up and supports something
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uprightHe bounced one field goal off an upright and had two others blocked, including one returned for a touchdown.They are fixed to the top of the existing uprights.Cylinders rely on suction, which is why they often have a higher wattage than uprights.If there are any horizontal joints, noggins have to be fixed between the uprights to take the edges of these boards.At the foot of the post are horizontal beams and diagonal beams to carry the weight of the uprights.