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lintel

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɪn.təl/  us   /-t̬əl/
a long piece of stone or wood at the top of a door or window frame that supports the wall above
Translations of “lintel”
in Chinese (Traditional) (門窗上方的)橫木,橫石,門楣…
in Chinese (Simplified) (门窗上方的)横木,横石,门楣…
(Definition of lintel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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