Weighbeam
Weighbeam Weigh"beam`, n. A kind of large steelyard for weighing merchandise; -- also called {weighmaster's beam}. [1913 Webster]

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  • weighbeam — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: weigh (I) + beam : a large steelyard …   Useful english dictionary

  • weighmaster's beam — Weighbeam Weigh beam , n. A kind of large steelyard for weighing merchandise; also called {weighmaster s beam}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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