citizens, a town in the extreme south of Judah (Josh. 15:24); probably the same as Baalath-beer (19:8). In 1 Kings 4:16, the Authorized Version has “in Aloth,” the Revised Version “Bealoth.”
any of various relatively long pieces of metal, wood, stone, etc., manufactured or shaped especially for use as rigid members or parts of structures or machines. Building Trades. a horizontal bearing member, as a joist or lintel. Engineering. a rigid member or structure supported at each end, subject to bending stresses from a direction perpendicular […]
- Beam antenna
an antenna that transmits its radiation in a particular direction.
- Beam aerial
noun an aerial system, such as a Yagi aerial, having directional properties Also called (esp US) beam antenna
- Beam brick
a face brick for bonding to a concrete lintel poured in place, having a section like a right triangle.