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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. -A transverse piece of wood in a structure, as a joist.

Usage examples (35)
  • Dangling by a wire from a crossbeam was a large white cardboard sign.
  • How could he overpower him and hoist him over a crossbeam?
  • Hrolfur stood in front of the crossbeam, holding the rudder-line.
  • At the same time, from the crossbeam over Marks head, a noose was lowered. for more
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