Meaning of CANTILEVER in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ kæntɪli:və(r) ]

( cantilevers)

A cantilever is a long piece of metal or wood used in a structure such as a bridge. One end is fastened to something and the other end is used to support part of the structure.

...the old steel cantilever bridge.


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