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Related to underhung: underhung crane
Supported from above, as a crane that moves along a track supported from a beam.
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1. (Anatomy) (of the lower jaw) projecting beyond the upper jaw; undershot
2. (Architecture) (of a sliding door, etc) supported at its lower edge by a track or rail
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|Adj.||1.||underhung - supported from below especially resting on a track instead of suspended from above; "underhung sliding doors"|
supported - held up or having the weight borne especially from below; "supported joints in a railroad track have ties directly under the rail ends"
|2.||underhung - having a lower part projecting beyond the upper; "an underhung jaw"; "undershot bulldog"|
protrusive - thrusting outward
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