chain bridge

chain bridge
noun
: a suspension bridge suspended from chains

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chain bridge noun
1. A bridge suspended on chains
2. A suspension bridge
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chain bridge,
a suspension bridge supported by chains.

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n. a suspension bridge supported by chains rather than cables

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