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Pronunciation of Transoms: Learn how to pronounce Transoms in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word transom:

noun
the flat surface forming the stern of a boat.
a horizontal beam reinforcing the stern of a boat.
a strengthening crossbar, in particular one set above a window or door. Compare with mullion.
US term for transom window.
Phrases

over the transom
North American informal offered or sent without prior agreement; unsolicited:
the editors receive about ten manuscripts a week over the transom
Derivatives

transomed
adjective
Origin:

late Middle English (earlier as traversayn): from Old French traversin, from the verb traverser ‘to cross’ (see traverse)