protected corner

protected corner

The corner of a concrete slab provided with a means of transferring at least 20% of the load from that corner to the corner of an adjacent slab, either by mechanical means or by aggregate interlock.
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He then addressed the parcel to Miss Peecher, and left it on the most protected corner of the little seat in her little porch.
And we are now men, and must accept in the highest mind the same transcendent destiny; and not minors and invalids in a protected corner, not cowards fleeing before a revolution, but guides, redeemers and benefactors, obeying the Almighty effort and advancing on Chaos and the Dark.
Niloo fashions, for example, what her husband names the Perimeter, a fiercely protected corner in every place she lives that is for her alone.
She climbed, with no fanfare, onto a sofa in a protected corner and sat there, her legs too short to dangle.
A yellow-splashed fast-growing climber, it is also slightly tender so is best given a protected corner.
And we are now men, and must accept in the highest mind the same transcendent destiny; and not minors or invalids in a protected corner, not cowards fleeing before a revolution, but guides, redeemers, and benefactors, obeying the Almighty effort and advancing on Chaos and the Dark .
The new trees will also be an important addition to the habitat of a colony of great-crested newts, which live in a protected corner of the marina.
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