crosspiece


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Synonyms for crosspiece

a horizontal beam that extends across something

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His executioners needed to keep Him alive until the crucifixion and so made Simon of Cyrene help carry the crosspiece.
its crosspiece below conceived as connecting Altair in Aquila to co Capricorni at the tip of the prominent wedge of the Western "goat-fish," would have occurred in close proximity to the solstice over the course of the second millennium B.
Even if the kite line survives and the sticks hold, likely it will be the crosspiece that gives.
Church Street was approached through a splendidly decorated triumphal arch, on the crosspiece of which was the motto 'Good luck and a long life' on the other side being the words, 'Good luck and prosperity'.
All of these bayonets have a single muzzle ring at one end of the crosspiece and a hook at the other end for opening bottles and attaching a wrist strap that passes through a hole in the pommel.
It uses a radar placed above the upper crosspiece and two cameras, one on each side of the bumper, which can distinguish pedestrians from other hazards.
Safe4U(TM) also has an active pedestrian detection system using a radar placed above the upper crosspiece and two cameras, one on each side of the bumper, which can distinguish pedestrians from other hazards.
The tree is a "beacon," covered with gold and gems, five of which were on the crosspiece.
If you have the harness inside-out, the crosspiece rubs a sore spot on your head.
American assembly lines are set up with this crosspiece on there already," says Eller.
As a crosspiece or framework fitted about the shoulders of beasts of burden, a yoke is proleptic of the cross that Jesus is supposed to have endured for humankind.
The six-inch metal pole extending from the top crosspiece of the fence had caught my pants and was keeping me from touching the ground.
Admiral's Cruise ran well when third to Crosspiece at Goodwood while Munsef and Galient will have their supporters.
The Mark Johnston-trained Crosspiece and Mango Mischief (John Dunlop) have been declared for Sunday's main supporting event, the Group 3 Prix Gontaut-Biron, while Peter Chapple-Hyam looks likely to run Striving Storm in a 7f event named in honour of the great Francois Boutin.