## An Encyclopaedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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In the second case , the

augments the load or weight . Whilst the

angle with the inclination of the plane , by sustaining a portion of the weight , it ...

In the second case , the

**direction**forming an acute angle with the plane uselesslyaugments the load or weight . Whilst the

**direction**of the force forms an obtuseangle with the inclination of the plane , by sustaining a portion of the weight , it ...

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be a pier with a square base whose resistance is required in respect of a power

at M acting to overturn it horizontally in the

NA upon the point D . Considering the solid reduced to a plane passing through

G ...

be a pier with a square base whose resistance is required in respect of a power

at M acting to overturn it horizontally in the

**direction**MA , or obliquely in that ofNA upon the point D . Considering the solid reduced to a plane passing through

G ...

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To return to the diagram : it is manifest that if the boundary of shade be at a from

that point parallel to the

of shadoro on the fillet at b , and that from the lower edge of such fillet at f a line ...

To return to the diagram : it is manifest that if the boundary of shade be at a from

that point parallel to the

**direction**of the light a line ab will determine the boundaryof shadoro on the fillet at b , and that from the lower edge of such fillet at f a line ...

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