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buttress
Used in
The War of the Worlds
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  • I saw little of the mischief wrought by the Martians until I reached Wellington Street, and there I saw the red weed clambering over the buttresses of Waterloo Bridge.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a flying buttress
as in: buttress the defenses
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