Definition of Flitched

1. flitch [v] - See also: flitch



Lexicographical Neighbors of Flitched

flirtini
flirtinis
flirtish
flirts
flirty
flisk
flisked
fliskier
fliskiest
flisking
flisks
flisky
flist
flitch
flitched (current term)
flitches
flitching
flite
flited
flites
fliting
flits
flitt
flitted
flitten
flitter
flitter-mice
flitter-mouse
flittered

Literary usage of Flitched

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Mechanics of Materials by Mansfield Merriman (1914)
"flitched BEAMS A 'flitched beam' is one made of timber with metal plates upon its sides, these being held in place by bolts passing through the timber; ..."

2. Mechanics of Materials by Mansfield Merriman (1905)
"flitched BEAMS A 'flitched beam' is one made of timber with metal plates upon its sides, these being held in ..."

3. The Practical Designing of Structural Ironwork by Henry Adams (1894)
"REQUIRED a flitched beam of Quebec oak, to carry a distributed dead load of half ... A flitched or sandwich beam generally consists of two pieces of timber ..."

4. Theory and Practice in Designing by Henry Adams (1911)
"CHAPTER II TRANSVERSE STRENGTH OF TIMBER — SAFE LOADS ON FLOORS — DESIGNING flitched BEAMS THE formula given in the previous chapter, and any similar ..."

5. Bridge Engineering by John Alexander Low Waddell (1916)
"To join planks in order to make such a beam. flitched Beam.—See "Beam. ... flitched Plate.—See "Plate." Floated Surface.—A surface made on cement or ..."

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