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Zargengestellpfosten

English translation: jamb

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German term or phrase:Zargengestellpfosten
English translation:jamb
Entered by: Chinmayi Sripada
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21:56 Feb 24, 2006
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Zargengestellpfosten
......, und jeweils jedem von zwei Zargengestellpfosten, die für gewöhnlich vertikal zu beiden Seiten der Schwellenleiste angeordnet sind, ...........
Chinmayi Sripada
Local time: 19:38
jamb
Explanation:
looks like the word you want; it's the post standing (usually vertically) at the side of a door, window or fireplace. But it's a little bit of a puzzle, as the jamb is normally PART of the frame, while it looks in your posting as if it's a post which SUPPORTS a frame.
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David Moore
Local time: 16:08
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jamb


Explanation:
looks like the word you want; it's the post standing (usually vertically) at the side of a door, window or fireplace. But it's a little bit of a puzzle, as the jamb is normally PART of the frame, while it looks in your posting as if it's a post which SUPPORTS a frame.

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