Traducción de truss en Español:


cuchillo (de armadura), n.

Pronunciación /trəs//trʌs/


  • 1

    • 1.1(for roof, bridge)

      cuchillo (de armadura) masculino
      • Again, two crossbeams with camel's hump-shaped braces support the roof truss, and there is no king post.
      • Using chain pulls, workers then lifted the panel and loosely connected it to attic posts, attached to roof trusses.
      • An adjacent intermodal bus depot is also being rebuilt, with six roof trusses 45 ft to 108 ft long and 8 ft deep replacing piers.
      • We had to dismantle the roof structure without any trusses or center ring apparatus free-falling.
      • To provide this stability, the roof trusses were connected by pins to reinforced-concrete buttresses, or thrust blocks, at each end.

    • 1.2Medicina

      braguero masculino
      • A truss is rarely used nowadays, only when surgery is not possible or needs to be delayed.
      • Wearing a truss may help to relieve the discomfort of a hernia, but will not improve the condition, and in some cases can cause further damage.
      • A truss is a strap like device to prevent a hernia from bulging.
      • For symptomatic hernias in younger men a truss may allow continuation of heavy work with greater comfort while awaiting operation.
      • If the hernia goes back into the abdomen easily and the patient is an elderly unfit man, a truss can be worn.

  • 2

    • 2.1

      (of fruit) racimo masculino
      (of flowers) ramo masculino
      • Flowers were pollinated by hand and trusses pruned to four fruit.
      • All axillary buds were removed, and six fruits were retained per truss.
      • Once your rhododendrons have bloomed, you can help maintain flowering by deadheading their spent flower trusses.
      • A weekly assessment of the number of flowers per truss and trusses per plant was also made.
      • Plants were topped two leaves above the fourth truss.

    • 2.2British (of hay, straw)

      haz masculino
      • In 1795, Parliament specified that a truss of hay should equal 56 pounds for old hay or 60 pounds (about 27.2 kilograms) for new hay.
      • But when Saturday morning came the thief got up early and hid himself under a truss of hay in the hayloft.
      • A truss of hay of 66 pounds is therefore equal to 28 pounds of oats, or a bushel of the best oats will go as far as one truss and a half of hay.

verbo transitivo

  • 1

    (duck/chicken) atar
    • The lamb is then sewn up, trussed, and cooked on a spit.
    • Here I have trussed my chicken for the first time.
    • On Christmas Eve, with presents wrapped and turkey trussed, many people in Britain settled down to watch Chitty Chitty Bang Bang on television.
    • She follows the clear directions for trussing the bird.
    • Having plucked and trussed these long beaked birds, leaving the remaining entrails undisturbed, pull out the stomachs and intestines (guts).
    • Our first demonstration was in trussing and preparing a fowl for the dinner table.
    • Place 1/3 of the orange peels in the cavity of the duck and truss it.
    • The next three steps - stuffing, trussing, and roasting - are the real keys to success, so leave plenty of time to proceed carefully.
    • Others are trussed up ready for roasting, with marinade flavours from lemon to garlic and herbs injected deep into their flesh.
  • 2

    (bridge/roof) apuntalar
    • Slabs, beams, and girders all make use of straight and trussed bars.
    • The base and armature is a trussed column of welded stainless steel tubing - a relatively nimble footing for the mass that sprouts from it.
    • Traditional construction of trussed roofs has these timbers built into the main walls for bearing in what is the most likely part of the wall to be wet.
    • The response of engineers to this disaster was to go back to building bridges with reinforced trussed decks.
    • Unseen above the ceiling of the nave, inserted in 1670-1, is Kempley's second exceptional feature, its roof of trussed rafter construction.