queen post

noun

: one of two vertical tie posts in a truss (as of a roof)

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Word History

First Known Use

1797, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of queen post was in 1797

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“Queen post.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/queen%20post. Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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