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Noun
A long, sturdy piece of squared timber or metal used to support the roof or floor of a building
“It transpired that the oak beam supporting the floor had collapsed.”
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A ray or shaft of light
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“It throws a beam of light which is so powerful it could be seen from the moon.”
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A radiant or good-natured look or smile
“The blond-haired boy bit his lip as a wide beam spread over his face.”
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A long, slender, rounded and solid piece of wood or metal
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A light or other visible object serving as a signal, warning, or guide at sea, on an airfield, etc
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Measurement across object
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Any of various small gold coins minted in Italy and Turkey
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A light source that projects a bright beam of light in any direction
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Battering ram
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A device or organ that detects certain external stimuli and responds in a distinctive manner
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A fastener consisting of two discs at either end of a short bar, usually used with clothes
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A small amount of a quality or intense feeling
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The upper interior surface of a room or other similar compartment
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Place for hanging
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To radiate rays of light
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Smile broadly
“She beamed at her friend with undisguised admiration.”
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Shine, as a light
“In almost every town, big and small, street lights beam just as much light up and out as they do down, illuminating much more than just the street.”
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Make electronic transfer
“This signal cannot carry as much information as a high-gain signal where the available power is concentrated to beam the signal accurately back to its target.”
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To aim or direct an object at
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To stare (at something) with wide eyes
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To throw or launch something in a given direction
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To throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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To yield or produce as a result of an investment of money, time or effort
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To lean at an angle
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To look at or inspect
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