Crossbar and Pole


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Crossbar noun – Long thin horizontal crosspiece between two vertical posts.
Pole and crossbar are semantically related. in beam topic. In some cases you can use "Pole" instead a noun "Crossbar", when it comes to topics like rod, length of material used as support.
Nearby Words: cross, crossing
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Pole noun – A long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic.
Crossbar and pole are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Crossbar" instead a noun "Pole".
Nearby Words: poled, poling
Synonyms for Pole

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  • Hooks and Crooks The meat hook is a one-handed weapon consisting of a hook on a crossbar while the pole hook is a hook on a long pole.
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