underbraced

adjective

Definition of underbraced

1 : strengthened underneath by stretchers underbraced table legs
2 : not sufficiently braced specifically : depending upon some of its joints for its rigidity underbraced truss

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History and Etymology for underbraced

under entry 1 + braced, past participle of brace

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“Underbraced.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/underbraced. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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