Side posts

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Side posts (Carp) posts in a truss, usually placed in pairs, each post set at the same distance from the middle of the truss, for supporting the principal rafters, hanging the tiebeam, etc.
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Usage

In literature:

Riccardo tied the cart to a hitching post on the side of the street.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
It was a good-sized field, but of course not nearly the size of Aviation Field lying far the other side of the Post.
"Battling the Clouds" by Captain Frank Cobb
Yet others were despatched for the post at the eastern side of the lake.
"Young Alaskans in the Far North" by Emerson Hough
Now he could see the wagon Marchette had come in, the horse tied to a fence post beside the Hales' garden on the south side of the house.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
On two posts, one either side of the arched gateway, were set green lanterns.
"Ruth Fielding at Briarwood Hall" by Alice B. Emerson
On one side, that is to say, behind one of the two tall vertical wooden posts, there is a small seat, also of wood.
"Dr. Montessori's Own Handbook" by Maria Montessori
The wires should be placed on the windward sides of posts and on the up-hill side in hillside vineyards.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
Clara entered, and resumed her post at the side of the bed.
"Hidden Hand" by Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
Over the shelves, on the tobacco side, were posted signs bearing the assurance that something was "manufactured" here.
"Walter Pieterse" by Multatuli
The other side of him was a man of the tunnelling section, who had been at his post listening.
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
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In poetry:

All down the slope of Camlan hill,
And along the river's side,
The rebel bands were posted round,
Since the fall of eventide:
"The Prophecy Of Merlin" by Anne Bannerman
Unregarded the boat, for none care from their post
To steal off while the Prince is beside them,
All, all, side by side with his comrades to share
Till the death-plunge at last shall divide them.
"The Wreck Of The Admiral" by Francis Turner Palgrave

In news:

The La Vega girls battled through the loss of two starters in a very physical game by both sides to post a 35-30 road victory Friday night at China Spring.
Posted in Family, West Side Spirit.
Posted in side dishes anonymously on Wednesday, November 24th 2010 at 11:12 AM.
File photo Mahwah police say a woman clipped a post in a parking deck, causing her to drive off the side of the structure.
Tariq Zehawi/The Record Photo of a billboard that has been posted on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel calling Christmas a myth.
One of my Facebook friends posted that she drove to Lubbock recently and imagined that the cotton dolloped along the sides of the highway was snow.
The Washington Post reports today on dueling trade complaints between China and the US Here's the American side.
Dennis Nett/The Post-Standard The Penfield Building on Syracuse’s North Side has housed a mattress factory, car maker and wagon manufacturer over the years.
Two of them will be posted on either side of the bridge.
Snodgrass extends Norwich City's lead Posted: Dec 08, 2012 Robert Snodgrass gives his side a two-goal cushion with just under 15 minutes le.
Feds grant post-Sandy food benefits for Lower East Side .
Posted in side dishes by Hj on Friday, October 1st 2010 at 08:33 AM.
Posted in Photo Galleries, West Side Spirit.
Posted in side dishes by Hj on Tuesday, May 31st 2011 at 10:40 PM.
I am posting this article not because I am taking a side.
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In science:

On the cosmological/gravitational side, an improvement of the post-newtonian bounds and an increase in the sensitivity to the linear growth rate f by at least a factor of two might constrain this scenario considerably.
Dynamical Relaxation of the Dark Matter to Baryon Ratio
As a consequence, by ‘unambiguous’ we mean that not only any signal is transmitted without error, but the post-probability of the signal occurring on Bob’s side, conditioning that conclusive results are obtained, is the same as the priorprobability the signal was chosen on Alice’s side.
Optimal dense coding with arbitrary pure entangled states
On the right hand side of Figure 11 we show the diagrams f −1 ( e∆), where grey cells are the cells containing post-critical points.
Combinatorial models of expanding dynamical systems
Posted at www.math.cmu.edu/∼tbohman the reader will find a short program in C that divides the 3-dimensional region into small cubes (side length 0.00125) and bounds the function over each cube, thereby bounding the function over the entire region.
Hamilton cycles in 3-out
On the post-processing side, we bridge the gap between the theory and practice of randomness extraction by applying randomness extractors.
Ultrafast quantum random number generation based on quantum phase fluctuations
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