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viga

  
      sf   (=madera)   balk, timber, lumber   (EEUU)  ,   (Arquit)  
[+de madera]  
beam, rafter  
[+de metal]  
girder  
MODISMOS estar contando las vigas      to be gazing vacantly at the ceiling  
  viga maestra   main beam  
  viga transversal   crossbeam
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
viga maestra exp.
main beam

Entry related to:maestro

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be gazing vacantly at the ceiling
(MODISMOS)
exp.
these beams can take any weight
exp.
the beams bear {o} carry the weight of the ceiling
exp.
the girders act as the building's main support
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'viga' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
viga ; travesaño
adv. adj.
1) dijo la sartén al cazo: quítate allá, que me tiznas, 2) ver la paja en el ojo ajeno y no ver la viga en el propio
exp.
esto pone mucha presión sobre la viga
exp.
me di con la cabeza en esa viga
exp.
dio con la cabeza contra {or} en la viga
exp.
dio con la cabeza contra {or} en la viga
"viga": examples and translations in context
La primera es cruzar esta viga sin caerse. The first is to cross this beam without falling.
Veo otra quemadura de cuerda en una viga diferente. I got another rope burn across a different beam.
Esta viga de metal transmitirá el sonido. This steel girder will carry sound.
Esa viga maestra atravesó el panel central. That girder went right through the brainpan.
Mi padre se colgó de una viga. Father hung himself from a rafter.
Me di un golpe con una viga. I hit my lamp on a girder overhead.
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