stringer

  1. a member of a squad on a team
  2. brace consisting of a longitudinal member to strengthen a fuselage or hull
  3. a long horizontal timber to connect uprights

Stringer

Antiquated term for a limit of fish, used by tournament anglers to indicate their catch (10-pound stringer = 10 pounds of fish. Not actually used any longer to retain bass, just a term people can't seem to stop using. (see livewell).
Found on http://www.bassresource.com/fishing_lures/bass_fishing.html

Stringer

• (n.) A longitudinal sleeper. • (n.) A libertine; a wencher. • (n.) A streak of planking carried round the inside of a vessel on the under side of the beams. • (n.) A long horizontal timber to connect uprights in a frame, or to support a floor or the like. • (n.) One who strings; one who makes or provides strings, especial...
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/stringer/

stringer

(from the article `beam`) ...post-and-lintel system). The load may be a floor or roof in a building, in which case the beam is called a floor joist or a roof joist. In a ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/172

stringer

1. A beam that joins the top of columns and supports the cross members in floors and ceilings. 2. An inclined member that supports the treads of a stair. 3. A deck element in timber bridges that supports transverse deck planks and runs parallel to the beam span
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21113

stringer

noun a long horizontal timber to connect uprights
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Stringer

[journalism] In journalism, a stringer is a freelance journalist or photographer who contributes reports or photos to a news organization on an ongoing basis but is paid individually for each piece of published or broadcast work. As freelancers, stringers do not receive a regular salary and the amount and type of work is typically voluntary...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stringer_(journalism)

Stringer

[name] Stringer is both a surname and a given name. People with the surname of Stringer include: People with the given name of Stringer include: ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stringer_(name)

Stringer

[slag] Stringers are filaments of slag left in wrought iron after the production process. In their correct proportions their presence is beneficial, as they help to control the ductility of the finished product, but when the proportion of slag is too high, or when the filaments run at right angles to the direction of tension, they can cause...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stringer_(slag)

Stringer

String'er (strĭng'ẽr) noun 1. One who strings; one who makes or provides strings, especially for bows. « Be content to put your trust in honest stringers Ascham. 2. A libertine; a wencher. [ Obsolete] Beau. & Fl. 3. (Rai...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/211

Stringer

A line for keeping fish after they have been caught.
Found on http://www.stripers247.com/Fishing-Glossary.php

Stringer

A narrow vein or irregular filament of a mineral or minerals traversing a rock mass.
Found on http://www.libertystaruranium.com/miningexplained/mining-geology-glossary/

Stringer

A plain, narrow strip or band of dark or light contrasting veneer, as might be inset between a picture and its border or frame.
Found on http://www.artmarquetry.com/glossary.htm

stringer

A regular contributor to a newspaper or broadcaster who is not a member of staff. Stringers are often paid by the length of stories they provide.
Found on http://www.thenewsmanual.net/Resources/glossary.html

Stringer

A secondary member of an aeroplane structure, usually running parallel to the mainspars or longerons, which assist in maintaining the external form.
Found on http://www.aeroplanemonthly.com/glossary/

Stringer

archaic or obsolete terms > Occupations:Made the strings for bows.
Found on http://www.skyscript.co.uk/glossarytt.html

Stringer

Defines treatment at edge of stairs, inside and outside.
Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/

Stringer

In buildings, a structural member supporting stair steps.
Found on http://www.areforum.org/up/GeneralStructures/JOIST%20AND%20STRUCTURAL%20GLO

Stringer

In engineering, a stringer is a small, subsidiary beam, joist, or girder. A stringer is connected with, and supported by, other portions of a structure, such as a roof-rafter, floor joist, or the girders or beams of a bridge carrying the rails or roadway and supported in turn by other girders.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/GS.HTM

stringer

Light, lengthwise fuselage strips intended more to give the desired shape than to add strength
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22135

Stringer

Longitudinal stiffener in a ship's hull.
Found on http://shipwrightjournal.blogspot.co.uk/p/glossary-of-nautical-terms.html

Stringer

Probably the most insulting term in birding, referring to a person that often identifies birds incorrectly and adds them to their life list. This is often the case with rarities reported by such a person, and most other birders will treat any reported sighting with scepticism.
Found on http://birding101.co.za/newbirder/birding-terms/

Stringer

The support beams of a pallet which generally are placed at right angles to the deckboards and designated as edge stringers or center stringers.
Found on http://www.mhia.org/learning/glossary/s

Stringer

The term used to describe a person with a history of intentionally misleading other birders about the presence of a bird or fabricating rare bird sightings.
Found on http://earthdesign.ca/dict.html

stringer

[n] - a member of a squad on a team 2. [n] - a worker who strings 3. [n] - brace consisting of a longitudinal member to strengthen a fuselage or hull 4. [n] - a long horizontal timber to connect uprights
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=stringer
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