Definition of lattice frame in English:

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lattice frame

Pronunciation: /ˈladəs frām/
(also lattice girder)

noun

An iron or steel structure consisting of two horizontal beams connected by diagonal struts.
Example sentences
  • The car giant has recently unveiled a new prototype car which aims to solve the problem by replacing the pillars with a steel lattice frame combined with high-tech transparent materials.
  • The tender for a steel lattice girder bridge in two spans had been won by a Glasgow firm and it had been transported by rail to Grassington before being erected on the site.
  • A new design was developed that introduced a 300 mm thick shotcrete shell reinforced with steel fibers and lattice girders to adequately withstand the anticipated ground loads.

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Syllabification: lat·tice frame

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