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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “beam”

beam

noun [C] (LINE)
    /biːm/
a line of light that shines from a bright object
光線;光束;光柱
We could just pick out the path in the weak beam of the UK usuallytorch/US flashlight.
我們借著手電筒微弱的光線,僅能勉強認清路。
The rabbit stopped, mesmerized by the beam of the car's headlights.
兔子被汽車車前大燈射出的光束迷住了眼,停了下來。
→ See also moonbeam, sunbeamQuantities and units of light
a line of radiation or particles flowing in one direction
(定向發出的)射束,粒子流
a laser beam
雷射光束
an electron beam
電波
LightAtoms, molecules and sub-atomic particles
(Definition of beam noun (LINE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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