cantilever Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cantilevernoun [C]

uk   /ˈkæn.tɪ.liː.vər/  us   /-t̬ɪ.liː.vɚ/ specialized
a ​longbar that is ​fixed at only one end to a ​verticalsupport and is used to ​hold a ​structure such as an arch, ​bridge, or ​shelf in ​position: a cantilever ​bridge
(Definition of cantilever from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cantilever”
in Chinese (Simplified) (支撑桥梁等的)悬臂梁,肱梁…
in Chinese (Traditional) (支撐橋樑等的)懸臂樑,懸桁…
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