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  1. Beams

    Beams is a Japanese clothing brand, established in 1976 in Harajuku district of Tokyo, whose chief executive officer is Yo Shitara. Besides stores in many places in Japan, they have branch offices in New York, Milan, London, and Paris.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. beams

    Strong transverse pieces of timber stretching across the ship from one side to the other, to support the decks and retain the sides at their proper distance, with which they are firmly connected by means of strong knees, and sometimes of standards. They are sustained at each end by thick stringers on the ship's side, called shelf-pieces, upon which they rest. The main-beam is next abaft the main-mast, which is stepped between two beams with transverse supports termed partners; the foremost of these is generally termed the main-beam, or the after-beam of the main-hatchway. The greatest beam of all is called the midship-beam.

Editors Contribution

  1. beams

    Plural form of beam.

    The house was a traditional cottage and had beautiful beams in the ceiling that were original.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 20, 2015  

How to pronounce beams?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say beams in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beams in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beams in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of beams in a Sentence

  1. J. Jacques, Something Positive Comic, 08-22-05:

    Spontaneous kindness is to hipsters as high beams are to deer.

  2. Walt Whitman:

    Give me the splendid silent sun with all his beams full-dazzling.

  3. Author Unknown:

    A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    How far that little candle throws his beams So shines a good deed in a weary world.

  5. Shakespeare:

    How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.

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