covered bridge

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cov·ered bridge

 (kŭv′ərd)
n.
A bridge whose roadway is enclosed by a roof and by walls on both sides.

Covered Bridge

A bridge with wooden trusses and a roof so that the trusses were protected from the weather.
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Noun1.Covered Bridge - a bridge whose passageway is protected by a roof and enclosing sidescovered bridge - a bridge whose passageway is protected by a roof and enclosing sides
bridge, span - a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
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The doomed man was marched down a hall and out at a door-way into the covered Bridge of Sighs, through it and into the dungeon and unto his death.
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Village greens and covered bridges abound/with red clover on the tree-lined streets/of each small town throughout the//Green Mountain State.
Studies from various US government agencies look at the condition of bridges by state, federal and state roles in highway bridges, roads and bridges damaged by disaster, strengthening historic covered bridges for modern use, and railroad bridges and tunnels.
Durfee also is a nationally recognized expert on covered bridges and an author of technical papers, publications and presentations on bridge and structural engineering.
DON'T LET THE HORSE and buggy, historic one-room schoolhouse or quaint covered bridges fool you.
Richard Sanders Allen's Covered Bridges Of The Northeast (0486436624, $9.