1‘the bridge is supported by three steel trusses’
support, buttress, joist, brace, prop, strut, stay, stanchion, shore, pier
2‘a hernia truss’
surgical appliance, support, pad
1‘they trussed us up with ropes and chains’
tie up, bind, chain up
pinion, fetter, tether, secure, fasten
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.