Beaminess \Beam"i*ness\, n. The state of being beamy. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • beaminess — noun The state or quality of being beamy …   Wiktionary

  • beaminess — beamˈiness noun 1. Radiance 2. Breadth • • • Main Entry: ↑beam …   Useful english dictionary

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