The word bridge is a noun. Bridge means (1) any of various card games based on whist for four players, (2) a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc., (3) an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands, (4) the link between two lenses; rests on nose, (5) a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth, (6) a wooden support that holds the strings up, (7) a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected, (8) the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose, (9) something resembling a bridge in form or function.
Bridge is also a verb that means (1) make a bridge across, (2) cross over on a bridge, (3) connect or reduce the distance between.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word bridge.
This is the website for the Massachusetts Port Authority, an independent public agency, which oversees Logan Airport, Hanscom Field, Worcester Airport, The Tobin Bridge, and the Port of Boston. The tunnels and turnpike are not under their jurisdiction, nor did they have any responsibility for the Big Dig. The website contains news, information about projects that could impact travel, and more.
NTT Corporation, a Japanese Communications company, was founded in 1999. Their slogan is CreativE Life by which they mean they can bridge the gap between individuals and businesses with cutting edge technology and solutions. NTT Communications has locations in 21 countries. The website provides information about how to contact them in any of their locations and latest news about the company.
The Association of Field Ornithologists (AFO) is a society of professional and amateur ornithologists dedicated to the scientific study and dissemination of information about birds in their natural habitats. Founded in 1922 as the New England Bird Banding Association, this origin promoted an emphasis on bird banding and field techniques. Today, the AFO publishes the Journal of Field Ornithology and serves as a bridge between the professional and the amateur ornithologist.
The following articles provide recent bridge-related news.
The SBA has several offerings that can help expand access to capital for minorities, including 7(a) loans, Community Advantage Loans, and a microlending program for business owners who need smaller amounts of money.
By Rohit Arora, Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019 21:12:00 +0000.
$87 million bridge will enable all sorts of species to cross in search of food, mates, space without risk of becoming roadkill and aid conservation efforts
CBS News. Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019 12:52:00 -0400.
Thin, flexible fibers made of carbon nanotubes have now proven able to bridge damaged heart tissues and deliver the electrical signals needed to keep those hearts beating.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019 11:22:07 EDT.
FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky bridge over the Ohio River is closing to daytime traffic this week for analysis by state transportation crews. The Transportation Cabinet says the U.S. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 12 Aug 2019 05:03:18 -0400.