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buttress
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 3
1. A projecting mass of masonry, used for resisting the thrust of an arch, or for ornament and symmetry.
2. Anything which supports or strengthens.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To support with a buttress; to prop; to brace firmly.
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