straining sill

noun

Definition of straining sill

: a straining beam on the tie beam of a truss to resist at each end the foot of a diagonal strut

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“Straining sill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/straining%20sill. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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