bearing partition

bearing partition

[′ber·iŋ pər′tish·ən]
(building construction)
A partition which supports a vertical load.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

load-bearing partition

A partition capable of supporting a load in addition to its own weight.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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