constructed using a framework of upright and horizontal beams
- Post-and-beam construction
[pohst-uh n-beem] /ˈpoʊst ənˈbim/ noun, Building Trades. 1. wall construction in which beams rather than studs are used to support heavy posts.
- Post-and-rail fence
noun 1. a fence constructed of upright wooden posts with horizontal timber slotted through it
- Post-and-rail tea
noun 1. (Austral, informal) (in the 19th century) a coarse tea in which floating particles resembled a post-and-rail fence
[uh-pok-uh-lip-tik] /əˌpɒk əˈlɪp tɪk/ adjective 1. of or like an ; affording a revelation or prophecy. 2. pertaining to the or biblical book of Revelation. 3. predicting or presaging imminent disaster and total or universal destruction: the apocalyptic vision of some contemporary writers. /əˌpɒkəˈlɪptɪk/ adjective 1. outstanding in revelation, prophecy, or significance 2. of or […]