bracing

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bracing

  1. present participle of brace

Adjective[edit]

bracing (comparative more bracing, superlative most bracing)

  1. Invigorating or stimulating.

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Noun[edit]

bracing (countable and uncountable, plural bracings)

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  1. (uncountable) That which braces.
    • 1969, Daniel Ruge, Spinal cord injuries[1], page 174:
      In general, we believe it is better to use too much bracing and then reduce the braces to the proper size rather than to start with too little. Cutting down braces gives the patient a feeling of accomplishment
  2. (countable) A brace.
    • 1997, Wind Effects on Structures[2], →ISBN, page 101:
      For stability against lateral forces, vertical bracings are provided.
  3. (US) A form of the military attention stance.

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