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cantilever bridge

Definition of cantilever bridge

  1. :  a bridge that uses projecting beams (called cantilevers) to support the main part



Word by Word Definitions

cantileverplay
  1. :  a projecting beam or member supported at only one end: as

    :  a bracket-shaped member supporting a balcony or a cornice

    :  either of the two beams or trusses that project from piers toward each other and that when joined directly or by a suspended connecting member form a span of a cantilever bridge

  1. :  to support by a cantilever

    :  to build as a cantilever

    :  to project as a cantilever

bridgeplay
  1. :  a structure carrying a pathway or roadway over a depression or obstacle

    :  a time, place, or means of connection or transition

    :  something resembling a bridge in form or function: as

  1. :  to make a bridge over or across

    :  to join by a bridge

    :  to provide with a bridge

  1. :  any of various card games for usually four players in two partnerships that bid for the right to declare a trump suit, seek to win tricks equal to the final bid, and play with the hand of declarer's partner exposed and played by declarer

    :  contract bridge


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