Timbale Timber-framed

Timber

Meanings and phrases

timber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material; lumber
  2. a beam made of wood
  3. a post made of wood
  4. land that is covered with trees and shrubs; forest; woodland; timberland
  5. (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound); timbre; quality; tone

giant timber bamboo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large bamboo having thick-walled culms; native of China and perhaps Japan; widely grown elsewhere; madake; ku-chiku; Phyllostachys bambusoides

timber hitch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hitch used to secure a rope to a log or spar; often supplemented by a half hitch

timber line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. line marking the upper limit of tree growth in mountains or northern latitudes; timberline; tree line

timber rattlesnake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely distributed in rugged ground of eastern United States; banded rattlesnake; Crotalus horridus horridus

timber tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any tree that is valued as a source of lumber or timber

timber wolf

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North America; grey wolf; gray wolf; Canis lupus

timber framed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is timber framed and has a gambrel roof.
  • It is a 24’3" by 45’2" heavy timber framed tobacco barn with a construction date of 1805.
  • The building features timber framed double hung windows with moulded stucco heads and sills.

timber industry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It soon became the hub of a flourishing timber industry.
  • Mullumbimby was originally a centre for the timber industry.
  • Gryazovets hosts timber industry and food industry enterprises.

timber frame

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, in 1212, a fire destroyed its timber frame.
  • The inn has a timber frame and slate roof.
  • Also on the property is a contributing timber frame barn (c. 1850).

timber posts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Several timber posts, generally consistent with the description of the timber rail fence erected around the hospital reserve, were observed.
  • A brick wall with protruding brick piers runs along the eastern side of the building and square timber posts, with timber bracing, hardwood post guards and metal feet, support the roof in the central section.
  • The first floor verandah has a timber floor, square timber posts and bag racks that form a balustrade; the walls and raked ceiling are flat-sheeted, with cover strips, and the fixed timber-framed verandah windows have modern sliding fanlights.

timber building

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In about 1875, he demolished the timber building and replaced it with a stone building.
  • In about 1875, the owner Frederick Potts demolished the timber building and replaced it with a stone building.
  • After log construction and timber framing, "bundwerk" is one of the most widespread forms of timber building techniques.

timber framing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The interior has exposed masonry walls with heavy timber framing.
  • Its outside walls are stone but inside is some timber framing including a cruck.
  • The building is constructed in timber framing with fillings of red brick and white windows.

timber merchant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His father was a timber merchant.
  • ), who was a timber merchant.
  • The site was then purchased by a timber merchant and converted to a large timber yard.

original timber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The original timber station was destroyed by fire on 3 April 1907.
  • The station building is a reconstruction of the original timber narrow awning building (type 8).
  • The designs are still recognizable today, even where the original timber buildings have now perished.

timber structure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first bridge to carry this road was a timber structure built from 1833 through 1834.
  • The building however has lost its integrity having been reconstructed in 2007 after the original timber structure was destroyed by fire.
  • The Redesdale Bridge is a wrought iron and timber structure with bluestone abutments, located over the Campaspe River near the town of Redesdale.

heavy timber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The interior has exposed masonry walls with heavy timber framing.
  • The Camptender's cabin is centrally located within the campground, amidst heavy timber.
  • It is of heavy timber frame construction, and features large arched double hung windows.

timber production

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is protected and not used for timber production.
  • The economy of the peninsula is based on the timber production and fishery.
  • The Forest of Dean has been an area for timber production for hundreds of years.

timber boards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The interior walls are lined with v-jointed timber boards (original) or plasterboard sheeting (modern).

timber trade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He and his partners also became involved in the timber trade and shipbuilding.
  • In 1867, his father founded Strandheim Brug, a sawmill and timber trade company.
  • He had purchased and lost various land holdings and also participated in the timber trade.

timber construction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The building uses primarily traditional timber construction with overlapping timber cladding.
  • The church was built in the "bondruk" manner - timber construction filled with unbaked bricks and mudbricks.
  • The barn on the property is of a transverse-frame timber construction that has been converted for guest housing.

timber doors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Early timber joinery retained in the building includes: timber-framed casements to the offices; a panelled timber door to the western office; timber-framed casements with wired glass and metal grates; and VJ-lined timber doors braced with metal strips to the dangerous goods store.

large timber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ivory Coast has a large timber industry due to its large forest coverage.
  • The dining room opens to the outside with large timber folding doors on two walls.
  • The site was then purchased by a timber merchant and converted to a large timber yard.

timber roof

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (), replaced the timber roof, beams and steel staircases with concrete ones.
  • The nave has an open timber roof, supported by space trusses, while close spaced trusses span the sanctuary.
  • The L-shaped structure is divided into office space and a by hall-like space with exposed timber roof framing.

timber floor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All ceilings are lined with flat sheeting with rounded cover strips, and the timber floor boards are almost completely covered in modern linings.
  • The waiting area to this building has a ripple iron ceiling with moulded timber cornice and one metal ceiling rose, a chimney breast, and timber floor.
  • The building was galvanized, with timber supports and a timber floor, while the showers were "cold" and were supplied by a large rainwater tank on the roof.

small timber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Skaith Mote – the site of a small timber castle of medieval date.
  • It provides evidence of such small timber atypical railway buildings.
  • Located on the site of the existing cathedral, the small timber church was opened for worship by 1850.

timber truss

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Great Hall, the Rogers-designed dining hall in JE, is in the style of an Elizabethan banquet hall, with a high timber truss ceiling and oak-paneled walls.
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