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GAUNTRY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does gauntry mean? 

GAUNTRY (noun)
  The noun GAUNTRY has 1 sense:

1. a framework of steel bars raised on side supports to bridge over or around something; can display railway signals above several tracks or can support a traveling crane etc.

  Familiarity information: GAUNTRY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GAUNTRY (noun)


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Meaning:

A framework of steel bars raised on side supports to bridge over or around something; can display railway signals above several tracks or can support a traveling crane etc.

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

gantry; gauntry

Hypernyms ("gauntry" is a kind of...):

frame; framework; framing (a structure supporting or containing something)


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