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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The iron and carbon frame or superstructure of a building, bridge, etc.; Also: A foundry

Usage examples (36)
  • Philadelphia; and the steelwork was furnished and erected by the
  • The metal hummed and vibrated as the wind threaded through the steelwork.
  • An arch with this shape is self-supporting and so steelwork is not needed.
  • Island shafts, the steelwork for only the lower 40 ft. was ordered at the start. for more
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