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trussing

[ truhs-ing ]
/ ˈtrʌs ɪŋ /
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noun

the members that form a truss.
a structure consisting of trusses.
trusses collectively.

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Origin of trussing

1300–50; Middle English trossinge;see truss, -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for trussing

trussing
/ (ˈtrʌsɪŋ) /

noun engineering

a system of trusses, esp for strengthening or reinforcing a structure
the parts or members that form a truss
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