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truss

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to gather into a tight mass by means of a line or cord
  • after stuffing the turkey, the chef quickly trussed it so the forcemeat wouldn't fall out during roasting

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The first known use of truss was in the 13th century

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“Truss.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/truss. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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