Keywords: truss, trussing

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

General Definition

1. The action of tying something around an object to secure it, such as a piece of meat or a whole bird.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To use string to tie up a piece of meat (usually a whole bird) before roasting. May be used for presentation or to hold meat in place around stuffing. English = truss.

Note

1. There appears to be no commonly used Auslan sign for TRUSS or TRUSSING (but some signers represent this visually using these depicting signs, once they have established the topic). If you know a sign for TRUSS or TRUSSING used by you or other Auslan users (deaf people or interpreters) please go to "Report missing sign" and supply details. Thank you.