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suspension bridge

noun

Simple Definition of suspension bridge

  • : a bridge that is hung from two or more cables that are held up by towers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of suspension bridge

  1. :  a bridge that has its roadway suspended from two or more cables usually passing over towers and securely anchored at the ends — see bridge illustration

1821

First Known Use of suspension bridge

1821


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