Word of the Day


Flickr CC | St. George River Bascule Railroad Bridge | Photo by: cmh2315fl

bascule (bas·cule)

Pronunciation:/ˈbaskyo͞ol/ (also bascule bridge)

noun * a type of bridge with a pivoting section that is raised and lowered using counterweights * a moveable section of road forming part of such a bridge

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