spreader beam


noun

a crosspiece for spacing the chains or cables hanging from the boom of a crane.

Nearby words

  1. spread-eagle,
  2. spread-eagleism,
  3. spreadable,
  4. spreadeagled,
  5. spreader,
  6. spreader-ditcher,
  7. spreading center,
  8. spreading zone,
  9. spreadsheet,
  10. spreathed

Also called yoke.

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