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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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Perform daily safety inspections before using any lift.
Schedule your first lift on the day after the game.
Now that you know how many liters a balloon holds, you can calculate how many balloons you will need to lift any object.
If they don't have the lifts available, or the lift is there and it doesn't work, they're not going to use it.
The normal-duty lifts are used with residents who can bear weight on one leg and are cognizant enough to be able to process instructions from staff during the lift and transfer.
One reason for such a quick expansion has been Lift Canada's use of an elaborate telemarketing system.
From the manufacturing and distribution headquarters in Houston, Texas, Cat Lift Trucks offers a full line of durable lift trucks with models ranging from 2,200 - 33,000 lbs.
The MOD35 lift builds on the success of Rotary Lift's bestselling MOD30 heavy-duty inground lift.
Proper application of the lift equipment is necessary for safe and effective lift execution.
Using the calculated volume of a balloon and the rule that one liter of helium can lift one gram, how balloons are needed to lift each object?
As part of her four-day-a-week workout, which also includes cardio training, Guillen bench presses at least 500 pounds with her legs, uses 30-pound weights to exercise her arms and lifts about 80 pounds of weight working her back, she said.
Proudly aware of the engineering and funding history of assistive devices, the company sees itself carrying on the tradition into the new millennium with its ceiling lift solution.