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lift

Sports medicine
noun The raising of an extremity.

Vox populi-UK
noun Elevator.

LIFT

Abbreviation for:
Late Intervention Following Thrombolysis
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lift

(lift)
1. To raise or elevate.
2. The act of lifting.
3. A device for lifting.
[O.E., lypta]

lift

(lift)
1. To raise or elevate.
2. A material used to equalize the length of a shortened side of the body with the unshortened, normal, side, as on a shoe. Synonym: wedge (3)
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A second fastening element comprises a retaining element and at least a portion of the second fastening element is configured to be releasably engageable with at least a portion of the liftable portion of the first fastening element.
Suppose that a company distributes a hot-water vaporizer that is deemed defectively designed because when it tips over it allows scalding hot water to gush out of a wide top with a nondetached, liftable lid.
While the king and his greedy cohorts prowled round vehicles looking for any liftable goodies, the clerk mooched to the front and carefully wrote down the registration numbers.
For example, in Ohio, the state requires three liftable 'dead' axles in front of the tandem rear axles, and soon they'll be going to four.
In addition, we are in full compliance with the 1992 Department of Transportation (DOT) ruling to provide more armrests that are liftable for easier seat access.
Brennan's judicial writings are so vast that it would be impossible to deal with the ramifications of all of them in a liftable volume .
Begin with 50 percent6 of the maximum weight liftable and then gradually increase the weight in the following weeks to a peak of 70 to 80 percent, as it feels comfortable.
So he looked into buying a liftable metal roof from a company in Elkhart," continues Cripe.
Liftable bunk for additional storage and service access to HVAC and audio components;