cantilever

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projecting horizontal beam fixed at one end only

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project as a cantilever

construct with girders and beams such that only one end is fixed

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Despite the spectacular feat of one conference room cantilevering 5m out from the facade and the trajectory's handful of timidly projecting features, the external envelope is actually a dreaded Cartesian cage.
By cantilevering the structure across the street, instead of putting a structural support inside the residential tower, the architects economized on materials, time, and imposition on university life.
The ingeniously devised gates unfold like an arm, cantilevering out of a covered trough set in the ground.
At the base, tenants enter through a grand archway, while cantilevering above is a stainless steel canopy forming a skylight affording a glimpse of the skyline beyond.