1. rafter, balk, baulk, beam

usage: one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof

2. raftsman, raftman, rafter, traveler, traveller

usage: someone who travels by raft


1. rafter, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: provide (a ceiling) with rafters

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