a small cutting tool consisting of a retractable razor blade in a metal or plastic holder, designed for opening cardboard cartons.
a knife-like tool with a short retractable blade
a North American maple, Acer negundo, having light gray-brown bark, pinnate, coarsely toothed leaves, and dry, winged fruit, cultivated as a shade tree, and yielding a light, soft wood used in making furniture, woodenware, etc. Historical Examples The Apple Various The Apple Various The Hoosier Schoolmaster Edward Eggleston The Apple Various The Apple Various The […]
trunkfish. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes another name for trunkfish
Architecture. a monolithic reinforced-concrete structure having walls and floors in the form of slabs. Building Trades. a window frame with pockets for sash weights. Historical Examples True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World Adolphus W. Greely
box beam. Historical Examples The Boy Scouts of the Air in Indian Land Gordon Stuart noun a girder that is hollow and square or rectangular in shape (as modifier): a box-girder bridge Also called box beam