wypora

English translation: buttress

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Polish term or phrase:wypora
English translation:buttress
Entered by: Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.

17:16 Dec 11, 2017
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Polish term or phrase: wypora
fragmenty ścian konstrukcyjnych, poprzecznych do ściany szczytowej, które stanowią element podpierający (wypory)

wiem, że był już taki termin, tylko nie jestem pewna, czy on pasuje w tym kontekście
Barbara S21
Poland
buttress
Explanation:
Mediaeval "flying buttresses" shored up walls from outside, but to buttress in general means to provide support. Here, the structural wall buttresses the gable wall.
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A buttress is an architectural structure built against or projecting from a wall which serves to support or reinforce the wall. Buttresses are fairly common on more ancient buildings, as a means of providing support to act against the lateral (sideways) forces arising out of the roof structures that lack adequate bracing.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buttress
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A structure, usually brick or stone, built against a wall for support or reinforcement.
https://www.thefreedictionary.com/buttress

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buttress


Explanation:
Mediaeval "flying buttresses" shored up walls from outside, but to buttress in general means to provide support. Here, the structural wall buttresses the gable wall.
ccc
A buttress is an architectural structure built against or projecting from a wall which serves to support or reinforce the wall. Buttresses are fairly common on more ancient buildings, as a means of providing support to act against the lateral (sideways) forces arising out of the roof structures that lack adequate bracing.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buttress
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A structure, usually brick or stone, built against a wall for support or reinforcement.
https://www.thefreedictionary.com/buttress

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