structural member


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n structural member support that is a constituent part of any structure or building
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In literature:

With what inimitable grace he winds those delicate garlands around the members of his melodic structure!
"Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician" by Frederick Niecks
Now, in each of these groups, the resemblance in structure among the members of the group is closer in proportion as the group is smaller.
"Lectures and Essays" by T.H. Huxley
How do you apply the principle of the parallelogram of forces in determining the strain on the various members of a structure?
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 561, October 2, 1886" by Various
This structure is common to all the members of the group to which the water-rat belongs.
"The Girl's Own Paper, Vol. VIII, No. 355, October 16, 1886" by Various
Those ribs, however, were highly capable structural members; and furthermore, they were protected by thick slabs of hard, hard muscle.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
The lathe was built in with strength-members of the walls as part of its structure.
"The Pirates of Ersatz" by Murray Leinster
These two members were structurally part and parcel of the building.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of St. Paul" by Arthur Dimock
Will it be the same, because of similarity of structure, with other members of the same group?
"The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
It was circular, the structural members rising to a near-peak overhead.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The members of the caravan had dismounted, and entered the immense log structure which had served the chief for a palace.
"Sónnica" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez

In news:

POULSBO — A new utility rate structure that's been in place for only three months is hindering the Poulsbo Fire Department's ability to affect safety improvements in Little Norway, Fire Chief Jim Shields told council members this week.
ACCORDING TO THE Motorcycle Industry Council, dealers and member companies using its BankCard Program soon will receive at least a 30 percent reduction in their rate structure.
Beginning Friday, more than two dozen members will build the underlying structures and painstakingly fill them with chrysanthemums , stem by stem.
Ann Arbor city council member Mike Anglin says he still wants to create a citizens committee to proposed uses for city-owned parking structures in the downtown area.
The Cook County Board president's office announced the members of an advisory committee that will help the board determine if and how a land bank could be structured to deal with distressed lots around the county.
Their performances are an improvised interaction - within a structure - between band members and dancers.
A Columbiana County Port Authority board member questioned why repairs to their office building were being undertaken before a final decision had been made on the structure's future.
But there has been a growing sense among members and the board that given the expanding role of IT in healthcare, CHIME 's organizational structure had become suboptimal, according to DeFord.
The church's roots stretch back to 1882 when nine charter members gathered together and began meeting in a frame structure at the corner of Ninth and Indiana, nicknamed the "Little Brown Church".
Parents, board members in Glen Ellyn district do not agree on elementary teaching structure.
"We're not looking at it as art, but as a non-conforming structure," said Zoning Board of Appeals member Brendan Skislock of the 16' 1 pair of legs standing along the northern wall of 161 Madison Street near downtown Sag Harbor.
Permit a new kind of corporate structure and incentives for manufacturing businesses called "Garden State Corporations" with half of its board members elected by employees.
State Responsibility Area Fire Fee As many CCA members are aware, CCA has been working diligently over the past year to fight the fee that is now being assessed for all habitable structures in State Responsibility Areas.
Sprint 's new organizational structure will include a 10-member board of directors, including at least three members of Sprint 's current board of directors CEO Dan Hesse will remain in his job and on the board.
It is made up of the gang members and the structural hierarchy, of whatever type it might be.

In science:

The members of the (BEDTTTF)2X family exhibit the highest values of Tc , and have a rich variety of crystalline structures.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
Each ai is a member of some closed connected 1-dimensional subgroup Ai of Γ/Γ0 (by the structure of compact connected Lie groups).
Connected components of definable groups, and o-minimality II
In this paper we apply a combination of recently devised techniques to the pattern class Av(2143, 4231) and, not only do we enumerate it, we give a complete structural description of its members.
The enumeration of permutations avoiding 2143 and 4231
Considering the structure of ΓQ and the order ideals defined by members of A2(Q), we get the F -functions data.
On crystal operators in Lusztig's parametrizations and string cone defining inequalities
We can however also use the mocks to follow the future fate of each galaxy and thus to see when, if ever, the candidate member galaxies will be in the same halo, whether they will merge with other galaxies and so on, and what the structures identified at high redshift are likely to become by the present epoch.
Proto-groups at 1.8 ***