Meaning of CANTILEVER in English

CANTILEVER

noun

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Balance existed to tilt off, floors to leap up from and air to fall or cantilever through.

In the early planning stages, the sheet piles were designed to cantilever only.

Of all-metal construction, the Firefly F.I was a cantilever low-wing monoplane with an alclad-covered monocoque fuselage.

Sixteen were mounted on Peckham cantilever trucks and nineteen on Brill 21E trucks indiscriminately.

The seventy-one-year-old steel cantilever span narrows down to two lanes as it crosses a channel that connects the Gulf to the Mississippi.

With a hardened aluminium cantilever and parabolic diamond stylus profile it retails for £1,350.

You are going to make a model of a special kind of bridge called a cantilever bridge.

You crossed an endless, rickety cantilever bridge after pausing on the Virginia bank to pay a one-dollar toll.

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