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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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The deal includes 21 electric scissor lifts, seven compact rough terrain scissor lifts, three electric boom lifts, two TM12 telescopic mast lifts, a T46JRT telescopic boom lift - with a working height of 16m - and a S3010P push around mini scissor lift.
CARDIFF council has confirmed it spent PS200,000 on building two new lifts in City Hall at a time when services are facing cuts of PS37m.
SHARJAH Residents a 10-storeyed building in Sharjah are wary of using lifts after frequently getting stuck inside the old, ill-functioning lifts.
Mobile column lifts have been used in industrial maintenance shops for decades to lift heavy transportation equipment.
The Burke Lift consolidates face and edge lifts in a complete 10-ton system.
Two inches of ground clearance under locomotives is all that is required for the lifts to be used.
Even if you're able to squeeze in only two lifts per week during camp, it will pay dividends in the long run.
Tie balloons one by one to each object until it lifts off your desk.
Sunrise Medical Long Term Care Division has introduced the Hoyer[R] Professional Series lifts called: The Arise stand-aid, the Presence deluxe crane, and the Advance portable lift.
Lift travel is 24" for single lifts and 48" for double high lifts.
Perform 8 reps of left arm/right leg lifts, followed by 8 reps of right arm/left leg lifts.
Lengthen the back of your neck, bringing your chin toward your chest until your head lifts.