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 buttress buttress

noun

  • a support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building  ( buttress, buttressing )
    a support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building
  • verb

  • make stronger or defensible  ( buttress )
    make stronger or defensible
     buttress your thesis
    buttress your thesis
  • reinforce with a buttress  ( buttress )
    reinforce with a buttress
     Buttress the church
    Buttress the church


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