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box beam

noun
1.
a beam or girder built up from shapes and having a hollow, rectangular cross section.
Also called box girder.
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  • Use section properties given on the prestressed concrete box beam standard drawings.
  • The laminated wood box beam is the standard breakaway support system for large ground-mounted signs.
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box beam

noun
1.
another name for box girder
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