cantilever footing[′kant·əl‚ē·vər ′fu̇d·iŋ]
A footing used to carry a load from two columns, with one column and one end of the footing placed against a building line or exterior wall.
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A footing having a tie beam to another footing to balance a structural load not symmetrically located with respect to the footing.
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