beam-ends definition

  • noun-plural:
    • Nautical The finishes of a ship's beams.
    • Nautical The stops of a ship's beams.
  • noun:
    • The stops for the transverse beams of a ship.
    • (nautical) at the ends of transverse deck beams of a vessel
    • The ends of this transverse beams of a ship.
    • (nautical) at the finishes associated with transverse deck beams of a vessel

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