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A structure of stone or brick built against a wall to strengthen or support it
“This is no ordinary brick arch and buttress structure.”
Something or someone to which one looks for support
“… the mother had always been the buttress of our family in trying times.”
A brick or stone structure built against another structure to support it
To support or sustain
“I was expecting at least a stout defence, and probably new evidence that would help buttress his case, but he barely rated a mention in Trevor Mallard's speech, and I will tell the members why.”
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