Definition of Trussed

1. Adjective. Bound or secured closely. "A trussed chicken"

Exact synonyms: Tied
Similar to: Bound



Definition of Trussed

1. Verb. (past of truss) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Trussed

1. truss [v] - See also: truss

Lexicographical Neighbors of Trussed

trunnel
trunnels
trunnion
trunnioned
trunnions
trupial
trupials
truquage
truquages
truqueur
truqueurs
truscottite
trusion
truss
truss bridge
trussed (current term)
trusser
trussers
trusses
trussing
trussings
trusswork
trust
trust account
trust busting
trust company
trust corporation
trust deed
trust deeds
trust fall

Literary usage of Trussed

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Handbook of Building Construction: Data for Architects, Designing and by George Albert Hool, Nathan Clarke Johnson (1920)
"trussed Girders. — For situations in which the span or loading, or both, are too great for a girder of single timber section, the trussed girder type is ..."

2. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1905)
"A girder of 24-foot span is trussed at the center by a camber rod and strut; ... In some buildings it is necessary to use trussed girders to support the ..."

3. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"A girder of the'samn dimensions, trussed with iron braces on the principle of Pig. ... These experiments led him to the construction of trussed beams of ..."

4. I.C.S. Reference Library: A Series of Textbooks Prepared for the Students of by International Correspondence Schools (1905)
"A girder of 24-foot span is trussed at the center by a camber rod and strut; ... In some buildings it is necessary to use trussed girders to support the ..."

5. The Design of Steel Mill Buildings and the Calculation of Stresses in Framed by Milo Smith Ketchum (1921)
"CALCULATION OF STRESSES IN A trussed BEAM. (c) Problem.—Given a timber beam 12 in. wide and 14 in. deep, span 28 ft. center to center of supports. ..."

6. Building Construction and Superintendence by Frank Eugene Kidder (1910)
"When designing a trussed roof it should be remembered that short spans and a ... The principal points to be fixed in laying out a trussed roof are: The type ..."

7. Structural Details: Or Elements of Design in Heavy Framing by Henry Sylvester Jacoby (1909)
"A novel application of the trussed-beam construction is described in an article on Two l00-foot Spans of trussed Water Pipe, in Engineering Record, vol. ..."

8. Graphical Analysis: A Text Book on Graphic Statics by William Sidney Wolfe (1921)
"trussed Beams.—In some cases the designer meets with difficulty in getting ... In such cases a trussed beam may be desirable. There are many different forms ..."

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