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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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That's obvious from the front cover, which features, in thumbnail size, 13 internationally recognisable personalities from sport, politics and show business-and Princess Diana, to acknowledge her appearance in 30 lines of text-while Astaire himself beams down from above in full glory.
A watermelon-size light bulb beams down relentlessly, and billowy scrim curtains zip back and forth, delineating sections.
Instead of the name, a metallic male statue juts out from below his restaurant's roofline and above its doorway holding a large flashlight that beams down onto the sidewalk, dramatically silhouetting the name ``Linq'' at the very feet of incoming patrons.
The late summer sun beams down on her and new husband Nick outside the church on their big day.