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German translation of “beam”

beam

noun /biːm/
a long straight piece of wood, often used in ceilings.
der Balken
a ray of light etc
der Strahl
a beam of sunlight.
the greatest width of a ship or boat.
größte Schiffsbreite
(Definition of beam from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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