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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: underpinning(0.01097 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to underpinning.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: support from beneath
2: support with evidence or authority or make more certain or
confirm; “The stories and claims were born out by the
evidence” [syn: corroborate, bear out, support]
[also: underpinning, underpinned]
English → English (gcide)
Underpin \Un`der*pin"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Underpinned; p.
pr. & vb. n. Underpinning.]
1. To lay stones, masonry, etc., under, as the sills of a
building, on which it is to rest.
2. To support by some solid foundation; to place something
underneath for support.
Underpinning \Un"der*pin`ning\, n.
1. The act of one who underpins; the act of supporting by
stones, masonry, or the like.
(a) That by which a building is underpinned; the material
and construction used for support, introduced beneath
a wall already constructed.
(b) The foundation, esp. of a frame house. [Local, U. S.]