coun·ter·brace | \ ˈkau̇ntə(r)+ˌ- \
Definition of counterbrace
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Definition of counterbrace (Entry 2 of 2)
: to brace in opposite directions counterbrace a ship's yards also : to brace so that opposite stresses are resisted
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