cantilever definition

  • noun:
    • A projecting structure, such as for example a beam, that is supported at one end and holds lots during the other end or along its length.
    • a part, such as for example a beam, that projects beyond a fulcrum and it is sustained by a balancing member or a downward power behind the fulcrum.
    • A bracket or block supporting a balcony or cornice.
    • A beam anchored at one end and projecting into space, like a lengthy bracket projecting from a wall to aid a balcony.
    • just like cantalever.
    • See cantaliver.
    • projecting horizontal beam fixed at one end only
    • A projecting structure, particularly a beam, which supported at one end and carries lots during the various other end or along its size.
    • a part, eg a beam, that projects beyond a fulcrum and is sustained by a balancing member or a downward force behind the fulcrum.
    • A bracket or block promoting a balcony or cornice.
    • A beam anchored at one end and projecting into room, such as for instance a long bracket projecting from a wall to guide a balcony.
    • just like cantalever.
    • See cantaliver.
    • projecting horizontal beam fixed at one end only
  • verb-transitive:
    • To construct as or perhaps in the manner of a cantilever.
    • to create as or perhaps in the way in which of a cantilever.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to increase outward as or in the way in which of a cantilever.
    • to give outward as or in the way in which of a cantilever.
  • verb:
    • To project in how of a cantilever, or even project (some thing) through a cantilever
    • construct with girders and beams so that only 1 end is fixed
    • task as a cantilever
    • To project in the way of a cantilever, or even to project (anything) through a cantilever
    • construct with girders and beams such that only one end is fixed
    • project as a cantilever

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