1. any of various relatively long pieces of metal, wood, stone, etc., manufactured or shaped especially for use as rigid members or parts of structures or machines.
2. Building Trades. a horizontal bearing member, as a joist or lintel.
3. Engineering. a rigid member or structure supported at each end, subject to bending stresses from a direction perpendicular to its length.
4. Nautical. a horizontal structural member, usually transverse, for supporting the decks and flats of a vessel. t
"ceilings can be beamed."
"backs can be beamed."
"lounges can be beamed."
"rooms can be beamed."
"walls can be beamed."
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