Translation of brace in Spanish:
- 1 (support)Example sentences
- Once you have it exact, nail some temporary cross braces from the ledger to the joists at an angle to keep the joists in place.
- For large repairs, build a wooden form and hold it in place with wooden braces, bricks, concrete blocks, or similar heavy objects.
- Stiffening in the other vertical plane is added by diagonal braces between the lattice girders on both gable walls.
- 2 2.1 (Dentistry) → brace 1 4 2Example sentences2.2 (Medicine)
- The second phase consists of the removal of extra teeth, the insertion of dental implants if teeth are missing, and the straightening of teeth using braces.
- Your child will be asked to put on a hospital gown and to remove any loose orthodontic braces, false teeth and jewellery.
- What once was a symbol of preteen anguish - a mouth filled with metal wires and braces - has become a relic of the past.
- Traditional and conservative treatments include bed rest, ice followed by heat therapy, medication regimens, braces, and physical therapy.
- Emergency crews had to fit a neck brace to the injured woman and push the Cavalier back on to its wheels before she could be rescued.
- Pain medicines, back braces, and physical therapy may also be used.
- 3 (drill) brace and bitberbiquí y barrenaExample sentences
- He presented a broad overview of bit history and discussed many types of boring tools for the brace, including several types of bits.
- As with so many other pre-nineteenth century tools, we have much to learn about early braces, their designs, and their fabrication.
- The tool also includes a means for rotating the cutting edge, usually using a brace or bit stock, a wrench, or a handle.
- 4also: braces plural4.1(British English) (Clothing)
tirantes (masculine plural)
cargaderas (feminine plural) (Colombia)
tiradores (masculine plural) (River Plate area)
suspensores (masculine plural) (Chile)Example sentences4.2
- He wore a bowler hat, white shirt, trousers and braces like the main character and would become aggressive and menacing when he played the film music.
- The display cabinets house socks, handkerchiefs, underwear, braces, belts - I am sure there are drawers and drawers of treasures beneath hiding away.
- R.L. comes lumbering out onto the porch, looking old and tired, wearing mud-smeared trousers held up with braces and a checked shirt fraying at the collar.
- 5plural brace(pair)(British English)they took home two brace of pheasant
par (masculine)cobraron dos pares de faisanesExample sentences
- The saloon deck was a Noah's Ark of Labradorians: there were Celts two by two, pairs of Indians, a brace of hunters and thick, hot knots of Inuit and icemen.
- Among the groups and couples were a brace of men eating in appreciative silence at tables for one - something I've always thought is a sign of a top kitchen.
- The gap was still one hole at the turn, after a brace of deuces at the short ninth from Westwood and Haas.
- 6 (Printing)llave (feminine)
corchete (masculine) redondoExample sentences
- This is shown in Figure 7 with the brace indicating the route segment with shorter signpost spacings.
- Whatever you choose, put the appropriate word between curly braces.
- Note that parentheses indicate faces, whereas braces indicate forms.
- 1 1.1 (support)Example sentences1.2 (place firmly)
- A tilt-up concrete shear wall braces a wood-frame structure, and a steel frame supports the cantilever.
- The grid acts as stiffening element, bracing the structure against seismic forces.
- Full-height, double-glazed sheets brace the structure and barely divide interior from exterior.
- He braced his body to stand as he got up, and his asleep leg almost buckled underneath him, but his hand found the wall just in time.
- With your right arm, grasp the dumbbell with an overhand grip and place your left hand firmly on your left thigh to brace your upper body.
- He braced his shaking body against the wall and forced his legs to defy gravity and support him one last time.
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