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Cantilever
1. A projecting bracket used for carrying the cornice or extended eaves of a building
2. A beam, girder, truss, or other structural member which projects beyond its supporting wall or column ...



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Cantilevered beams are the most ubiquitous structures in the field of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). MEMS cantilevers are commonly fabricated from Si, SiN or polymers.

HumanitiesWeb.org - Glossary definition:
An architectural form that projects horizontally from its support, employed especially after the development of reinforced concrete construction techniques.
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Cantilever - A projecting elements, such as a beam or porch, supported at a single point or along a single line by a wall or column, stabilized by s counterbalancing downward force around the point of fulcrum.

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a projecting beam supported at only one end
colonnade:
a series of columns set at regular intervals ...

Cantilever - A beam or other structure projecting from a wall and supporting an extension to a building, as on a cantilevered balcony or upper story.


A beam or other projection that is unsupported at one end.
Example:
Falling Water, Mill Run ...

Cantilever
a long bracket or beam projecting from a wall to support a balcony or stairs, fixed at only one end.
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A beam or structure projecting horizontally beyond its support, only supported by leverage and the weight of the structure on its enclosed end.
Casement Window ...

Cantilever A beam projecting beyond a wall or column and supported by the rigidity of the connection from which it projects.

A horizontal projection from a building, such as a step, balcony, beam or canopy, that is without external bracing and appears to be self-supporting.

cantilever: a projecting beam supported by a weight on the other end.
cartouche: a heraldic panel, generally with curved sides.
caryatid: female figure supporting a capital or entablature.


a long, low architectural support that enables a ed element such as an eave or a cornice to project horizontally without vertical support at the far end.
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cantilever : A horizontal projection, such as a balcony or beam, supported at one end only.

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A is a projecting beam or member supported only at one end.
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Cantilever
A rigid structural member that projects horizontally well beyond the vertical support.
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- Projecting overhang
Capital - The top part of a pilaster or column
Cartouche - Ornamental panel; oval or scroll-shaped ...

Cantilever - An unsupported overhang acting as a lever, like a flagpole sticking out of the side of a wall.
Capitorium
Casement window - window hung vertically, hinged one side, so that it swings inward or outward.

Type: spar cable-stayed. The deck is secured by a single, cabled pylon angled at 58 degrees.
Span: 200 meters
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Cantilever A projecting beam fixed at one end only
Canton A small square in the dexter chief corner of a shield. Smaller than a quarter
Capital The stone at the top of a column that supports the abacus and arch above it.

- Any structural part of a building that projects beyond its support and overhang.
Capital - Head or top part of the column.
Caryatid - Supportive column carved in the shape of a female figure.

Buildings are cantilevered over basement footings. Artificial symmetry and decorations are avoided: balance and regularity is stressed.

Campanile(Italian): Free-standing bell-tower.Candle-snuffer roofConical roof of a turret.CantedWith an angled edge or sides.Horizontal projection (e.g. step, canopy) supported at one end only.Caphouse ...

CANTILEVER: A projecting beam or structural member anchored at only one end.CANT STRIP: Angular shaped member used to eliminate a sharp, right angle, often used on flat roofs.CARPORT: An automobile shelter not fully enclosed.

Bagging The process of applying thin mortar to a masonry wall with a coarse material such as hessian Balcony A ed or bracketed platform projecting from a wall with access from an upper storey Bargeboard A sloping board fixed to ...

- (Scottish) vernacular form of canopy chimney cantilevered from the wall, usually of timber or whattle and clay. Known in most other areas as a smoke hood.

Wrightian style buildings have dominate horizontal or vertical lines with ed broad eaves. Flat or shallow pitched roofs often have dentillated or outward projecting fascia boards.

Flying stair: cantilevered from the walls of a stairwell, without newels; sometimes called a Geometric stair when the inner edge describes a curve.

Two story rectilinear volume
Low pitched gable roofs covered with shingles or tiles
Projecting ed second floor balconies with wood railings
Colonial double-hung windows; louvered shutters
Plaster walls
Picket fences around gardens ...

The most important contribution of Bauhaus is in the field of furniture design. The world famous and ubiquitous chair design- the Cantilever chair by designer Mart Stam using the tensile properties of steel is an example.

It may be supported at one, two or more points, but not throughout its length.
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See also: See also: House, Architecture, Tower, Ornament, Brick

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