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beam / viga
beam   [bi:m]
A. -noun
1. (architecture)   viga (f),   travesaño (m)
a. [of plough]   timónoun (m)
b. [of balance]   astil (m)   (mechanics)   balancínoun (m)
2. (nautical)
(=timber)   bao (m)
(=width)   manga (f)
3. [of light, laser]   rayo (m)   (from beacon, lamp)   haz (m) de luz   (from radio beacon)   haz (m) de radiofaro
·to drive on full or main beam
·conducir con luz de carretera or con luces largas
b. to be on the beam   *   seguir el buen camino
c. to be (way) off beam
(British, Great Britain)   *   andar (totalmente) descaminado
4. (=smile)   sonrisa (f) radiante
·with a beam of pleasure
·con una sonrisa de placer
5. (Sport)   barra (f) fija
B. -transitive verb
1. (=transmit)
[+signal]   emitir
2. (=smile)
·she beamed her thanks at me
·me lanzó una mirada de agradecimiento
C. -intransitive verb
1. (=shine)   brillar
2. (=smile)   sonreír satisfecho
·beaming with pride
·radiante de orgullo
D. -compound
·beam lights   -noun plural   (automobiles)   luces feminine plural largas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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