auxiliary rafter

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English-Chinese construction dictionary (英汉建筑大词典). 2013.

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  • auxiliary rafter — noun : a rafter used to strengthen the principal rafter in a truss * * * 1. a rafter reinforcing a principal rafter. 2. a rafter reinforcing a diagonal member of a queen post truss. Also called cushion rafter …   Useful english dictionary

  • auxiliary rafter — 1. a rafter reinforcing a principal rafter. 2. a rafter reinforcing a diagonal member of a queen post truss. Also called cushion rafter. * * * …   Universalium

  • cushion rafter. — See auxiliary rafter. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • cushion rafter. — See auxiliary rafter. [1810 20] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jack rafter — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subprincipal — /sʌbˈprɪnsəpəl/ (say sub prinsuhpuhl) noun 1. an assistant or deputy principal. 2. Carpentry an auxiliary rafter or additional supporting member. 3. Music (in an organ) a sub bass of the open diapason class …   Australian English dictionary

  • sub|prin|ci|pal — «suhb PRIHN suh puhl», noun. 1. an assistant or deputy principal, as of a school or university. 2. an auxiliary rafter in the framework of a roof. 3. Music. a subbass of the open diapason class in an organ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alliaria officinalis — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blue jack — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boccaccio — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cordia Cylindrostachya — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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