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tukimuuri

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

tuki (support) +‎ muuri (wall)

NounEdit

tukimuuri

  1. (architecture) abutment (solid structure that supports the lateral pressure of an arch or vault)
  2. retaining wall (wall used to restrain a vertical-faced mass of earth)

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