beam fill

beam fill

[′bēm ‚fil]
(building construction)
Masonry, brickwork, or cement fill, usually between joists or horizontal beams at their supports; provides increased fire resistance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

beam fill, beam filling

Masonry, brickwork, or cement fill, usually between joists or horizontal beams at their supports; provides increased fire resistance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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