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flitch' beam"



Carpentry.
a beam composed of planks bolted together side by side and often reinforced with a plate of iron or steel. Also called flitch' gird"er, sandwich beam, sandwich girder.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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