pendant post

noun

Definition of pendant post

: a part of the framing of an open-timbered roof that consists of a post set against the wall, resting on a corbel or other solid support, and supporting the ends of a collar beam or any part of the roof

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“Pendant post.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pendant%20post. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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