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supporting wall/beam etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsupporting wall/beam etcsupporting wall/beam etcTBBSUPPORT/HOLD UPa wall etc that supports the weight of something supporting
Examples from the Corpus
supporting wall/beam etcThere was a portico, generally of wood, with posts supporting beams, and decoration was in terracotta.The roof was in an appalling state and the supporting beams were rotten.
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