web member

noun

Definition of web member

: one of the several members joining the top and bottom chords of a truss or lattice girder

First Known Use of web member

1873, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About web member

Time Traveler for web member

Time Traveler

The first known use of web member was in 1873

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near web member

webmaster

web member

web-offset

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for web member

Cite this Entry

“Web member.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/web%20member. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Words You Should Know

  • hedgehog reading a book
  • Often used to describe “the march of time,” what does inexorable mean?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!