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The generic term is Bracing. You will often find it further qualified as Cross Bracing, Diagonal Bracing or Triangular Bracing, depending on the whim of the person doing it.


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A term I recall from undergraduate Mechanics classes is Truss https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Truss


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Braces. They come in a variety of shapes. K frames, X frames, eccentric frames, etc. . . . .


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Another common term, used in many trades, is bracing, such as diagonal bracing.


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One common name is shear ties.


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