tie

Definitions (3)

1. A member or device that keeps two separate parts together, i.e., tie beam.

2. Loop of reinforcing bars encircling the longitudinal steel in columns.

3. A tensile unit adapted to holding concrete forms secure against the lateral pressure of unhardened concrete, with or without provision for spacing the forms a definite distance apart, and with or without provision for removal of metal to a specified distance from the finished concrete surface.

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