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brace englannista suomeksi

  1. oikomislaite

  2. pari

  3. jännittää

  4. prassi, ahdin

  5. tukea, lujittaa

  6. piristää

  7. valmistautua

  8. aaltosulku, aaltosulje

  9. vintilä

  10. tuki

  11. sidepuu

  12. henkselit

  1. Substantiivi

  2. side

  3. kiristin

  4. ahdin, brassi

  5. olkaimet (monikko) , henkselit (monikko)

  6. Verbi

  7. valmistautua törmäykseen">valmistautua törmäykseen

  8. prassata, ahtaa

brace englanniksi

  1. Armor for the arm; vambrace.

  2. A measurement of length, originally representing a person's outstretched arms.

  3. A curved instrument or handle of iron or wood, for holding and turning bits, etc.; a bitstock.

  4. That which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly; a bandage or a prop.

  5. A cord, ligament, or rod, for producing or maintaining tension.

  6. A thong used to regulate the tension of a drum.

  7. (RQ:Derham Physic)

  8. The little bones of the ear drum do in straining and relaxing it as the braces of the war drum do in that.
  9. The state of being braced or tight; tension.

  10. (RQ:Holder Element)

  11. the laxness of the tympanum, when it has lost its brace or tension
  12. Harness; warlike preparation.

  13. *(RQ:Shakespeare Othello)

  14. A curved, pointed line, also known as "bracket": { or } connecting two or more words or lines, which are to be considered together, such as in {role, roll}; in music, used to connect staves.

  15. A pair, a couple; originally used of dogs, and later of animals generally (e.g., a brace of conies) and then other things, but rarely human persons. (The plural in this sense is unchanged.) In British use (as ''plural''), this is a particularly common reference to game birds.

  16. 1610, ''Tempest|The Tempest'', by Shakespeare|Shakespeare, act 5 scene 1

  17. But you, my brace of lords, were I so minded,
    I here could pluck his highness' frown upon you,
    And justify you traitors
  18. 1655, (w), ''The Church History of Britain''

  19. A brace of brethren, both bishops, both eminent for learning and religion, now appeared in the church
  20. (RQ:Addison Freeholder) fifty brace of pheasants.

  21. 1859, (w), ''The Ordeal of Richard Feverel'', Chapter 5:

  22. "Are you a prime shot?'" said Richard.
    Ripton nodded knowingly, and answered, "Pretty good."
    "Then ww'll have a dozen brase apiece today," said Richard.
  23. (quote-book)

  24. A piece of material used to transmit, or change the direction of, weight or pressure; any one of the pieces, in a frame or truss, which divide the structure into triangular parts. It may act as a tie, or as a strut, and serves to prevent distortion of the structure, and transverse strains in its members. A boiler brace is a diagonal stay, connecting the head with the shell.

  25. A rope reeved through a block at the end of a yard, by which the yard is moved horizontally; also, a rudder gudgeon.

  26. The mouth of a shaft.

  27. Straps or bands to sustain trousers; suspenders.

  28. A system of wires, brackets, and elastic bands used to correct crooked teeth or to reduce overbite.

  29. Two goals scored by one player in a game.

  30. To prepare for something bad, such as an impact or blow.

  31. ''All hands, brace for impact!''

    ''Brace yourself!''

    ''The boy has no idea about everything that's been going on. You need to brace him for what's about to happen.''

  32. (quote-journal)

  33. To place in a position for resisting pressure; to hold firmly.

  34. ''He braced himself against the crowd.''

  35. To swing round the yards of a rigged ship, using braces, to present a more efficient sail surface to the direction of the wind.

  36. ''to brace the yards''

  37. To stop someone for questioning, usually said of police.

  38. To confront with questions, demands or requests.

  39. To furnish with braces; to support; to prop.

  40. ''to brace a beam in a building''

  41. To draw tight; to tighten; to put in a state of tension; to strain; to strengthen.

  42. ''to brace the nerves''

  43. 1825, (w), ''Hallowed Ground''

  44. And welcome war to brace her drums.
  45. To bind or tie closely; to fasten tightly.

  46. (RQ:Locke Education)

  47. The women of China(..), by bracing and binding them feet from their infancy, have very little feet.
  48. 1815, (w), ''Lord of the Isles|Lord of the Isles''

  49. some who spurs had first braced on
  50. embers

  51. (uxi)

  52. (RQ:Levi)

  53. Vambrace; armour which protects the arm.

  54. A cord or brace for fastening or attaching things to something.

  55. A group or set of two dogs or canines.

  56. Wood used as a buttress or support for building.

  57. A support or buttress used in other applications.

  58. A kind of riding equipment or horse tack.

  59. A peninsula; a cape or slice of land jutting into the sea.

  60. A perch (gloss)

  61. A point of a cross or rood.

  62. (alt form)

  63. arm (gloss)

  64. (l), (l), (l), (l)