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Freestanding

A structural element that is fixed by its foundation at its lower end but not otherwise constrained throughout its vertical height.
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freestanding

Said of a structural element which is fixed by its foundation at its lower end, but not constrained throughout its vertical height.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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