a structure carrying a road, path, railroad, or canal across a river, ravine, road, railroad, or other obstacle.
a bridge across the river
the elevated, enclosed platform on a ship from which the captain and officers direct operations.
The captain ordered the bridge to keep the ship on its course but increase the ship speed by ten percent.
the upper bony part of a person's nose.
he pushed his spectacles further up the bridge of his nose
an electric circuit with two branches across which a detector or load is connected. These circuits are used to measure resistance or other property by equalizing the potential across the two ends of a detector, or to rectify an alternating voltage or current.
The internal harnesses comprise unlabeled black wires terminated at the bridge rectifiers and filter caps.
a card game descended from whist, played by two partnerships of two players who at the beginning of each hand bid for the right to name the trump suit, the highest bid also representing a contract to make a specified number of tricks with a specified suit as trumps.
This is possible because of the trumping rule, which is different from that in whist or bridge .