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.
Bridget Anne Kelly was sentenced to 13 months for her role in the scandal that involved closing lanes to the George Washington Bridge as political payback.
Nick Corasaniti. New York Times. Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 21:54:41 GMT.
Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff was resentenced to 13 months for her role in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal
ABC News. Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 16:18:29 -0400.
Authorities have released video of a man suspected of killing two Indiana teenagers two years ago and urged the public to scrutinise the footage, which shows him walking on an abandoned railroad bridge the girls visited while ...
New Zealand Herald. Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 08:22:06 +1200.
Italian transport group Atlantia could join a rescue of loss-making flag carrier Alitalia to try to win favor with the government and secure the future of its own domestic business following a deadly bridge collapse last year, sources said.
Reuters. Friday, 19 Apr 2019 12:05:16 -0400.
Singapore firms must take innova-tion and technology seriously, be able to change quickly and yet not leave workers behind, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said at the two-day Bridge Forum CEO Summit in San Francisco.
Straits Times. Friday, 19 Apr 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Jurors in Clearwater, Fla., deliberated for about seven hours over two days before convicting John Jonchuck, whom prosecutors portrayed as a vengeful man who planned to kill his daughter to keep her away from her mother and grandmother.
CBC News. Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 16:53:07 EDT.
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