either of a pair of timbers or posts extending vertically upward from the tie beam of a roof truss or the like, one on each side of the center.
one of a pair of vertical posts that connect the tie beam of a truss to the principal rafters Compare king post
noun 1. a queen who reigns in behalf of another. 2. . noun 1. a queen who reigns in her own right. noun 1. a queen who acts as regent noun 1. a queen who reigns on her own behalf
noun 1. a queen who reigns in her own right. noun 1. a queen who reigns on her own behalf
[kweenz] /kwinz/ noun 1. a borough of E New York City, on Long Island. 113.1 sq. mi. (295 sq. km). [kween] /kwin/ noun 1. a female sovereign or monarch. 2. the wife or consort of a king. 3. a woman, or something personified as a woman, that is foremost or preeminent in any respect: a […]
[kweenz-ber-ee, ‐buh-ree] /ˈkwinzˌbɛr i, ‐bə ri/ noun 1. John Sholto Douglas, 8th Marquis of, 1844–1900, Scottish nobleman and sponsor of modern boxing rules.