Definitions for "brace "
brace is a dialect of C that looks a bit like Python. It is compatible with C. It has coroutines, hygenic macros, automatic prototypes and headers, data structures, graphics and sound, and more.
That which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly; a bandage or a prop.
To furnish with braces; to support; to prop; as, to brace a beam in a building.
a capsize-prevention technique used to increase stability, especially in windy and wavy conditions
Providing stability to a flyer without having direct weight-bearing contact. The stunt could remain stable without the brace.
a technique allowing an off-balance kayaker to recover stability by pushing the paddle blade against the water's surface to generate force.
A piece of material used to transmit, or change the direction of, weight or pressure; any one of the pieces, in a frame or truss, which divide the structure into triangular parts. It may act as a tie, or as a strut, and serves to prevent distortion of the structure, and transverse strains in its members. A boiler brace is a diagonal stay, connecting the head with the shell.
To bind or tie closely; to fasten tightly.
a reinforcement between two points of certain suspension members, usually the tops of the struts
Keywords:  yard, sail, gudgeon, reeved, yardarm
A rope reeved through a block at the end of a yard, by which the yard is moved horizontally; also, a rudder gudgeon.
To move around by means of braces; as, to brace the yards.
Rope used to hold direction of a sail.
A vertical curved line connecting two or more words or lines, which are to be taken together; thus, boll, bowl; or, in music, used to connect staves.
a bracket or curved line used to connect two or more staves of music which are supposed to be sounded simultaneously
In typography, curly brackets "{ }" are known as a brace.
Keywords:  dogs, upland, setters, hinder, taught
Two dogs of a kind.
Two dogs working simultaneously with a handler.
A pair of dogs.
A curved instrument or handle of iron or wood, for holding and turning bits, etc.; a bitstock.
the stock of a tool used for turning a drilling bit
a handle for holding a carpenter's drill bit
Keywords:  bow, strung, string
To string a bow
To string the bow.
A strung bow is braced. To brace a bow is to string it.
Straps or bands to sustain trousers; suspenders.
The leather straps or braces whereby a hood is loosened or tightened.
elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
Keywords:  tension, tight, ligament, strain, drum
A cord, ligament, or rod, for producing or maintaining tension, as a cord on the side of a drum.
The state of being braced or tight; tension.
To draw tight; to tighten; to put in a state of tension; to strain; to strengthen; as, to brace the nerves.
Harness; warlike preparation.
v. intrans to prepare oneself for something that will happen.
prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
Keywords:  yeoman, militia, archery, twelve, army
The standard, twelve-person archery unit in the Yeoman Army or Militia. Its elected leader is referred to as a Yeoman.
Involuntary Recombination Islet Reductase
Keywords:  rubdown, liniment, workout, horse, race
Rubdown liniment used on a horse after a race or workout.
Keywords:  afterguy, see
See Afterguy.
Keywords:  vantbrace, armor, arm
Armor for the arm; vantbrace.
A pair; a couple; as, a brace of ducks; now rarely applied to persons, except familiarly or with some contempt.
Keywords:  infusion, energetic, herbal, alert, tea
cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
Keywords:  rouse, vigor, tone, get, energies
To get tone or vigor; to rouse one's energies; -- with up.
a knee orthosis designed for use by individuals with arthritis affecting the lower extremity
two items of the same kind
a set of two similar things considered as a unit
either of two punctuation marks ({ or }) used to enclose textual material
Keywords:  shaft, mouth
The mouth of a shaft.
Keywords:  questioning, stop, someone
to stop someone for questioning.
Keywords:  phrases, character, group, lines
A character " } " used to group lines, or phrases.
Base Resource and Capability Estimator
Keywords:  infections, specificity
Infections Specificity
Keywords:  leg, short, long, see
See A.F.O. (short-leg) and K.A.F.O. (long-leg).