a structural member running vertically between the apex and base of a triangular roof truss.
Machinery. a rotating or stationary column for supporting tackle or booms used in lifting.
a vertical post connecting the apex of a triangular roof truss to the tie beam Also called joggle post Compare queen post
- King prawn
noun 1. any of several large prawns of the genus Penaeus, which are fished commercially in Australian waters
noun 1. a large, long-billed rail, Rallus elegans, of North America, having reddish-brown plumage.
noun 1. . [king-bohlt] /ˈkɪŋˌboʊlt/ noun 1. a vertical connecting the body of a vehicle with the fore axle, the body of a railroad car with a truck, etc. 2. (in a roof truss) an iron or steel rod serving as a . /ˈkɪŋˌbəʊlt/ noun 1.
[kingz] /kɪŋz/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. either of two books of the Bible, I Kings or II Kings, which contain the history of the kings of Israel and Judah. Abbreviation: Ki. [king] /kɪŋ/ noun 1. a male sovereign or monarch; a man who holds by life tenure, and usually by hereditary right, […]