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cantilever

noun [C] uk   /ˈkæn.tɪ.liː.vər/ us    /-t̬ɪ.liː.vɚ/ specialized
a long bar that is fixed at only one end to a vertical support and is used to hold a structure such as an arch, bridge, or shelf in position: a cantilever bridge
Translations of “cantilever”
in Chinese (Traditional) (支撐橋樑等的)懸臂樑,懸桁…
in Chinese (Simplified) (支撑桥梁等的)悬臂梁,肱梁…
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