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buttress
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The Fountainhead
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buttress
Used in
The Fountainhead
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  • It had stout wooden buttresses supporting nothing.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He did not bore his readers with the technicalities of the Five Orders, the post and lintel, the flying buttress or reinforced concrete.  (not reviewed by editor)

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