beamage

noun
beam·​age | \ ˈbēmij \
plural -s

Definition of beamage

: a deduction for loss by evaporation of weight in a freshly dressed animal carcass cooling on a beam

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“Beamage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beamage. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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