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Meaning of "queen post" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEEN POST

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEEN POST

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Queen post is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUEEN POST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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Queen post

A queen post is a tension member in a truss designed to span longer openings than a king post truss. A king post uses one central supporting post, whereas the queen post truss uses two. Even though it is a tension member, rather than a compression member, they are commonly still called a post. A queen post is often confused with a queen strut, one of two compression members in roof framing which do not form a truss in the engineering sense. Day Bridge in Southwestern Pennsylvania...

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEEN POST

queen bee
Queen Charlotte Islands
queen consort
queen dowager
Queen Elizabeth Islands
queen it
Queen Mab
Queen Maud Land
Queen Maud Range
queen mother
queen of puddings
Queen of Sheba
queen olive
queen regent
queen regnant
Queen Street Farmer
queen substance
Queen-Anne
queen-size
queen-size bed

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEEN POST

book post
by return of post
command post
customs post
fence post
first post
from pillar to post
frontier post
hitching post
king post
last post
listening post
newel post
observation post
parcel post
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registered post
tool post
trading post
whipping post
winning post

Synonyms and antonyms of queen post in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «queen post» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEEN POST

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Translator English - Chinese

女王后
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mensaje de la reina
570 millions of speakers

English

queen post
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रानी पद
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ملكة آخر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

королева сообщение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pós rainha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রাণী পোস্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

reine poste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jawatan ratu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Königin Post
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

クイーンポスト
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

여왕 포스트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ratu pos
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nữ hoàng bài
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ராணி பதவி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रानी पोस्ट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kraliçe yazı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

regina postale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

królowa po
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

королева повідомлення
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Mesaj regină
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βασίλισσα μετά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

koningin post
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

drottning inlägget
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

dronning innlegg
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of queen post

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEEN POST»

The term «queen post» is normally little used and occupies the 145.238 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEEN POST» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about queen post

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEEN POST»

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1
The Repair of Historic Timber Structures
Queen-post trusses In the 17th and early 18th century, queen-post trusses were used to provide long spanning roofs with flat tops, an arrangement that provided the appearance of a steeply sloping roof but limited its height (Figure 2.16, top).
David T. Yeomans, 2003
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Architectural Building Construction
... should be reduced to from 10 to 12 ft. 250. Queen-post roof — spans from 30 to 42 ft. Concentrating attention on roof trusses suitable for the above spans, the only truss in general employment for timber construction is the queen- post truss.
Wr Jaggard, 1937
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Building Construction
Pole plates are horizontal timber sections which run acrossthe tops of the tie beams at their ends, or on principal rafters near their feet. They thus run parallel to purlins. 2. Queen-post truss A queen-post truss differs from a king-post truss in  ...
B.C. Punmia; Ashok Kumar Jain; Arun Kumar Jain, 2005
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Basic Civil Engineering
Queen post truss It can be used for spans 9-14 m. It varies from the king post truss in having two vertical members known as queen posts. The heads of the queen posts are put apart by a horizontal member known as straining beam. The head ...
Satheesh Gopi, Gopi, 2010
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Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture
It is characterized by a blending of Tudor Gothic, English Renaissance and, in the U.S.A., Colonial elements. queen post One of the two vertical supports in a queen -post truss. A, A, queen post queen-post roof A roof supported by two queen ...
Cyril M. Harris, 1977
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Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction
3 a three quarter brick which has been cut in half lengthways. !21 queen post in traditional timber roof construction, one of a pair of posts carrying purlins in a queen post truss. !33 queen post bridge a bridge whose main support is a framework ...
Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi, 2008
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Basic Civil Engineering
Queen Post Truss This truss can be used for spans varying from 9 to 14 m. It differs from the king-post truss in having two vertical members called queen posts . The upper ends of the queen posts are put apart by a horizontal member, known as ...
Rakesh Ranjan Bechar, 2005
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Architect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary
3 a three quarter brick which has been cut in half lengthways. queen post in traditional timber roof construction, one of a pair of posts carrying purlins in a queen post truss, which is a timber truss consisting of a tie beam, a pair of vertical queen ...
Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi, 2011
9
Carpentry and Joinery
Traditionally the roof was constructed from framed Mansard roof trusses, which were a combination of a king post truss and a queen post truss, as illustrated in Figure 2.77. Today they will normally be formed using Mansard-trussed rafters.
Peter Brett, 2004
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Elementary principles of carpentry
Queen posts and suspending pieces are strained in a similar manner to king posts, but the load upon them is proportional only to that part of the length of the tie-beam sustained by each suspending piece or queen post. The part suspended by ...
Thomas Tredgold, John Thomas Hurst, 1871

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEEN POST»

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John Hurt awarded knighthood from Queen post cancer diagnosis
The Elephant Man star John Hurt, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, has been awarded with knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II. READ: John ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
2
The Queen posts her first ever tweet to launch new exhibition at …
The Queen sent her very first social media message through the British Monarchy account, which obviously caught the attention of a lot of Royal Family fans. «OK! Magazine, Oct 14»
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Queen posts job advert for £14000-a-year dish-washer to travel …
The Queen is recruiting a washer-up who must be willing to travel for up to three months of the year around her palaces - just to do the dishes. «Daily Mail, Jan 13»

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