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Synonyms for beam

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a large, oblong piece of wood or other material, used especially for construction

a series of particles or waves traveling close together in parallel paths

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to emit a bright light

to curve the lips upward in expressing amusement, pleasure, or happiness

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a signal transmitted along a narrow path

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a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation

(nautical) breadth amidships

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the broad side of a ship

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a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts

smile radiantly

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express with a beaming face or smile

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have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink

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experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion

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In the original Star Trek, Capt Kirk would beam down (boldly) to a Polystyrene planet, chuck a few fake rocks about and pull an alien babe (patting her on the bum after sex and mumbling "Kirk out", no doubt).
Equipped with atomic clocks, a fleet of 24 GPS satellites orbit Earth and continuously beam down signals marking the spacecrafts' positions and the time the signals were dispatched.
The information they beam down will be interpreted by Prof Sandra Chapman, head of the space and astrophysics group in Warwick's physics department.
But the new laser equipment, which StorageTek's European marketing director, Mel Taylor claims will be fully compatible with existing systems, fires a tighter beam down a fiber cable, extending the readable range of the signal.
A British firm has completed a multi-million pound project which will see a satellite beam down music to drinkers.
Coated with reflective plastic, the billboard would beam down a corporate logo that appeared as large as the moon, and as it orbited the Earth, would be visible to every single person on the planet.
In second grade, when one of us dared step forward from obedience into agency, the teacher would stand with hands on her hips, beam down a withering gaze and ask, "Who died and made you king?
The state is a parent, and, as a wise and gentle and kind and loving parent, should beam down on each child alike.
The SSM-80 is ideally suited for a variety of applications including spot lighting, narrow beam down lights and focused general lighting applications where high performance and high efficacy in a standard surface mount package are needed.
The MBA s antennas beam down coverage to Earth, with each covering thousands of miles of terrain.