PURLINES

, in Architecture, those pieces of timber that lie across the rafters on the inside, to keep them from sinking in the middle of their length.

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Entry taken from A Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary, by Charles Hutton, 1796.

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PULLEY
PUMP
PUNCHEON
PUNCHINS
PURBACH (George)
* PURLINES
PYRAMID
PYRAMIDOID
PYROMETER
PYROPHORUS
PYROTECHNY