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.
First, Gatlinburg smashes the record for longest pedestrian-only suspension bridge in America. Now, the city is looking to accomplish another unique feat.
Southern Living. Southern Living. Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 16:41:10 +0000.
The engineers of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed at Florida International University last year failed to recognize that the bridge was in danger of failing.
ABC News. Wednesday, 12 Jun 2019 19:10:27 -0400.