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Bridges

Meanings and phrases

Bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990); Harry Bridges

City of Bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea; in the 13th century it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League; the old city (known as the City of Bridges) is a popular tourist attraction; Bruges

Harry Bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990); Bridges

bridges across

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are no bridges across the entire width of the river.
  • Like other bridges across the canal, the existing structure dates from 1826.
  • Until 1957, there were no bridges across the Yangtze River from Yibin to Shanghai.

covered bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At one time, Preble County had 50 covered bridges.
  • Some covered bridges were also built in Asia.
  • Five covered bridges cross the creek in Lancaster County:

roads and bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This practice of avoiding roads and bridges with tolls is known as "shunpiking".
  • Various other small streets, roads and bridges have been named after Savjibhai Korat
  • To slow the march of the Allied armies, the Germans blew up buildings, roads and bridges.

bridges between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Railway bridges between Ajaraka and Bawal and near Pataudi also cross the river.
  • The project aims to fill some of the gaps and provide bridges between isolated initiatives.
  • Ziv Cojocaru is a versatile musician who bridges between classical, contemporary and popular music.

road bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other road bridges spanning the Rambler Channel:
  • National Cycle Route 1 passes over the road bridges.
  • The two road bridges carry the M2 motorway carriageways.

railway bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Between Reston and Granthouse 7 railway bridges were washed away.
  • It is long and, at its maximum, high, making it one of the longest railway bridges in Canada.
  • A number of different types were produced, ranging from footbridges to standard-gauge railway bridges.

new bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The highway was relocated and given two new bridges across Brier Ditch in 1949 and 1950.
  • In Europe, the cost of maintenance is considerable and is higher in some countries than spending on new bridges.
  • The new bridges and roads made what were formerly estates and marshland into prime industrial and residential districts.

bridges were built

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E.g.
  • Two bridges were built in tubular steel construction.
  • Many lives were lost as numerous tunnels and bridges were built.
  • The bridges were built in 1983 to replace a truss bridge built in 1929.

several bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Columbus riverfront hosts several bridges.
  • The company built several bridges in Nebraska between 1913 and 1916.
  • There are several bridges in Kitakyushu and between the city and other places.

build bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eventually, Shirley manages to build bridges with her father and Dean.
  • Her work towards interfaith dialogue resonates with USFMEP’s primary mission to build bridges of tolerance and understanding.
  • Because the General Secretariat operates under strict neutrality, it is perfectly placed to build bridges between the various partners and stakeholders.

truss bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Concrete truss bridges are rarely constructed, and few exist.
  • It was deemed significant as one of few truss bridges in Washington County surviving from the late 1800s.
  • Pratt truss bridges were the preferred design for medium-span vehicular bridges during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

suspension bridges

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E.g.
  • But there were still long span suspension bridges to be built.
  • Two suspension bridges and a cable-stayed bridge cross the Bosphorus.
  • The Stord Bridge and Bømla Bridge are both suspension bridges, with lengths of and main spans of .

bridges and tunnels

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E.g.
  • By October 2014, there were 81 such bridges and tunnels.
  • However, the landowner must agree to keep the infrastructure such as bridges and tunnels intact.
  • He and Moses built highways, bridges and tunnels, transforming the physical landscape of New York City.

other bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This legend is also being told about other bridges, in very similar form.
  • Like other bridges across the canal, the existing structure dates from 1826.
  • Design of footbridges normally follows the same principles as for other bridges.

building bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • began building bridges in Clinton County, Ohio.
  • In his diocese he laboured by building bridges, constructing roads, and fostering commerce.
  • In 1947, her father had to close the factory and the family moved to Cuba, where he worked building bridges.

pontoon bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During each reconstruction, temporary pontoon bridges were built to accommodate traffic.
  • Several pontoon bridges were damaged and river traffic was temporarily suspended between Karlsruhe and Mainz.
  • Then the army that Xerxes had mustered marched towards Europe, crossing the Hellespont on two pontoon bridges.

bridges built

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bridges built here in the past have led to its Arabic name, "Jisr Benat Yakub", lit.
  • This bridge is one of 180 stone arch bridges built in Turner County as part of New Deal-era federal jobs programs.
  • It was the second oldest bridge out of the twelve related wrought iron lattice truss series bridges built in Australia.

bridges along

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both bridges along New Jersey Route 7 are operated by the NJDOT.
  • Examples include the stone-faced bridges along the Taconic State Parkway in New York.
  • A section of State Route 549 near Daggett was washed out, while two bridges along State Route 328 were damaged.

arch bridges

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E.g.
  • Cunningham's surviving stone arch bridges include:
  • The bridge spans ranking among the longest arch bridges in the world.
  • The bridge spans making it one of the longest arch bridges in the world.

many bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are many bridges above Sanxi stream.
  • Despite being a powerful leader in the Gulf Cartel, his rude actions "burned many bridges in the organization."
  • It was only one of many bridges between Easton, Pennsylvania and Trenton, New Jersey, that was destroyed in the flood.

pedestrian bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other pedestrian bridges cross over the highway near 42nd Avenue and at 33rd Avenue.
  • Wilderness Park is home to at least a dozen pedestrian bridges of varying architecture and age.
  • Upon completion, it will feature a recreational trail connecting the east and west sides of downtown via two pedestrian bridges.

bridges crossing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are two bridges crossing the River Coquet.
  • The majority of the rail trail passes through sparsely populated areas of the Canadian Shield, with historic trestle bridges crossing several rivers.
  • Eight derelict bridges crossing the Gwili lie between Conwyl and Llanpumsaint, the cost of this restoration work is a major factor delaying the re-opening northwards to Llanpumpsaint.)

railroad bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Company-owned railroad bridges were set afire.
  • Both of them are in use as railroad bridges closing the gap between Dresden and Nuremberg.
  • It is one of only a small number of stone arch railroad bridges known to exist in Michigan.

number of bridges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The trail system includes a number of bridges.
  • It was one of a number of bridges constructed in the city by Abd al-Aziz.
  • Mudslides and flood waters in Oconee County damaged a number of bridges and roadways.
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