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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)
References in classic literature ?
We held a good lift to clear the coastwise and Continental shipping; and we had need of it.
She told me specially she would write it this morning, and I actually saw her writing as I went up in the lift to my own room.
Rotary Lift draws on 90-year history to offer best practices for truck lifts, car lifts and bus lifts
EMSAR is a network of professional repair centers that specialize in repairing medical equipment, such as beds, wheelchairs, patient lifts, and hydrotherapy and bathing equipment.
Once its NJPA membership is approved, an organization's representative can work directly with Bilz to determine which Rotary Lift vehicle lifts and accessories are most suitable for its applications.
But it's the daredevilish lifts that have become its signature.
The lifts will improve patient comfort, safety, and rehabilitation, make our employees' jobs easier and safer, and reduce workplace injuries.
Cassie and Stephanie increase their strength by repeating curls and other lifts, working their muscles to the max - an exercise principle called progressive resistance.
Both the ceiling pop-down and up-and-down lifts are available with the swivel option, and of course, all three are available with Auton's AWARD-WINNING automatic shut-off switch.
Mach(TM) Series mobile column lifts reduce downtime to get utility trucks back into service quicker
Ceiling lifts contribute to deinstitutionalization by allowing even a frail family member to perform otherwise stressful and dangerous transfer tasks.
Transferring to a Stretcher Lift--Transfers to stretcher lifts are best made from the bed.