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trestle
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

3 uses
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Definition
support system for a bridge or raised road;
or: sawhorses used in pairs to support a horizontal tabletop
  • But yonder, quite at the end, what is that sort of trestle work with four motley puppets upon it, and more below?
    1.1.4 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 4 — Master Jacques Coppenole (44% in)
  • Who is that man beside the trestle, with a black doublet and a pale face?
    1.1.4 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 4 — Master Jacques Coppenole (44% in)
  • In this chamber, nothing was to be found of what furnishes ordinary apartments, neither benches, nor trestles, nor forms, nor common stools in the form of a chest, nor fine stools sustained by pillars and counter-pillars, at four sols a piece.
    2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (4% in)

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