cantilever bridge

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cantilever bridge

a bridge having spans that are constructed as cantilevers and often a suspended span or spans, each end of which rests on one end of a cantilever span

cantilever bridge

[′kant·əl‚ē·vər ¦brij]
(civil engineering)
A fixed bridge consisting of two spans projecting toward each other and joined at their ends by a suspended simple span.
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This extension bridges the gap between the original ITES-2H contract period and the expected 2013 award of ITES-3H.
Project should include miscellaneous repairs to Central Artery and Boston Extension Bridges including bearing adjustments or replacement, superstructure and substructure repairs.
Intellon is continuing to work with service providers, consumer electronics companies, and hardware manufacturers to embed Intellon's HomePlug ICs in numerous products, including ADSL modems, cable modems, wireless extension bridges, home security systems, audio players and television displays.