Definition of Cambering

1. Verb. (present participle of camber) ¹



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Definition of Cambering

1. camber [v] - See also: camber

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cambering

camarons
camas
camases
camash
camashes
camazepam
cambendazole
camber
camber-keeled
camber arch
cambered
cambering (current term)
cambers
cambia
cambial
cambism
cambisms
cambist
cambistry
cambists
cambium
cambium layer
cambiums
camblet
camblets
camboge

Literary usage of Cambering

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1. The Book of Prices of the House Carpenters and Joiners of the City of by Louis H. Shally (1844)
"... cambering JOIST. as for cambering. If Joist are hemlock, oak, or other hard wood, add % to the price of Joist. If Joist are further than 16 inches ..."

2. Catalogue by United Engineering and Foundry Company, Charles Moore & Company, Allen & Jemison Company, Varney Electrical Supply Company, Buffalo Pitts Company (1908)
"674 RAIL cambering MACHINE Motor driven With independent gear frame and flexible motor coupling ... cambering ..."

3. Treatise on the Theory of the Construction of Bridges and Roofs by De Volson Wood (1876)
"cambering is causing the truss to be slightly arched upward. A bridge thus formed presents a better appearance to the eye than one with perfectly straight ..."

4. Bridge Engineering by John Alexander Low Waddell (1916)
"The problem of cambering a swing span is, in general, one of cambering two simple ... The cambering of the towers requires special consideration, however. ..."

5. Treatise on the Theory of the Construction of Bridges and Roads by De Volson Wood (1893)
"cambering is causing the truss to be slightly arched upward. A bridge thus formed presents a better appearance to the eye than one with perfectly straight ..."

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