beam wind

  • 21 head wind — Synonyms and related words: CAT, aerospace, aerosphere, air current, air hole, air pocket, airspace, backing wind, beam wind, bucking, bump, ceiling, challenge, contention, contradiction, contraposition, contravention, contraversion,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 22 tail wind — Synonyms and related words: CAT, aerospace, aerosphere, air current, air hole, air pocket, airspace, backing wind, beam wind, bump, ceiling, crosscurrent, crosswind, current, current of air, downdraft, draft, empty space, fair wind, fall wind,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 23 soldier's wind — noun : a beam wind favorable either coming or going …

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  • 24 Abaft the beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 25 Before the beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 26 On the beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 27 On the weather beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 28 To be on her beam ends — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 29 walking beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 30 working beam — Beam Beam (b[=e]m), n. [AS. be[ a]m beam, post, tree, ray of light; akin to OFries. b[=a]m tree, OS. b[=o]m, D. boom, OHG. boum, poum, G. baum, Icel. ba[eth]mr, Goth. bagms and Gr. fy^ma a growth, fy^nai to become, to be. Cf. L. radius staff, rod …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 31 Side wind — Side Side, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a side, or the sides; being on the side, or toward the side; lateral. [1913 Webster] One mighty squadron with a side wind sped. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence, indirect; oblique; collateral; incidental; as, a …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 32 Dagenham wind turbines — Dagenham Wind Farm …

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  • 33 Airborne wind turbine — An airborne wind turbine is a design concept for a wind turbine that is supported in the air without a tower. [cite web | title=Windmills in the Sky | work=Wired News: Windmills in the Sky | author=David Cohn | publisher=San Francisco: Wired News …

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  • 34 Electron Beam Ion Source — Eine Electron Beam Ion Trap (EBIT, Elektronenstrahl Ionenfalle) ist eine spezielle Art von Ionenfalle. Dieser Typ Falle eignet sich insbesondere für die Erzeugung und Speicherung hochgeladener Ionen. In ihr werden niedriggeladene Ionen… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 35 Electron Beam Ion Trap — Eine Electron Beam Ion Trap (EBIT) bzw. Elektronenstrahl Ionenfalle ist eine spezielle Art von Ionenfalle. Dieser Typ Falle eignet sich insbesondere für die Erzeugung und Speicherung hochgeladener Ionen. In ihr werden niedriggeladene Ionen… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 36 msy Wind Spirit — The msy Wind Spirit is a motor sailing yacht, sailing as a cruise ship for Windstar Cruises. She is one of an unusual class of only three vessels (msy Wind Star, msy Wind Spirit and msy Wind Song), designed as a modern cruise ship but carrying an …

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  • 37 weather beam — same as ↑lee beam (see above). • • • Main Entry: ↑beam * * * weather beam, Nautical. the side of a ship toward the wind; weatherboard …

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  • 38 On the lee beam — Lee Lee, a. (Naut.) Of or pertaining to the part or side opposite to that against which the wind blows; opposed to {weather}; as, the lee side or lee rail of a vessel. [1913 Webster] {Lee gauge}. See {Gauge}, n. (Naut.) {Lee shore}, the shore on… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 39 going before the wind — In the language of mariners and in the rules of navigation, a vessel is said to be going before the wind when the wind is free as respects her course, that is, comes from behind the vessel or over the stern, so that her yards may be braced square …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 40 lee beam — The side away from, or towards, the wind • • • Main Entry: ↑beam …

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