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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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It follows from the fact that every compact set its neocompact and from [11, Theorem 4.17] that [eta] is (uniformly) liftable, namely there exists an internal function [theta] : [sup.*]0, 1] [right arrow] M such that d[theta](x) = [eta]([sup.[omicron]]x), for all x [member of] [sup.*]0, 1].
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.
However, the basic financial statements would not be "liftable." Major component unit information must appear in basic financial statements issued separately from the complete financial section.
The GFOA believes that the fundamental concept of "liftable" general purpose financial statements (GPFS) is flawed and detracts from the primacy of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).
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.
Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems is offering the Optimaxx 6x2 liftable forward tandem axle as an exclusive for Freightliner Trucks' new Cascadia tractor, citing the component's weight reduction, fuel saving, improved traction and maneuverability benefits.
Mack Trucks announced Automatic Standby Mode, a pioneering option for its 6 x 2 liftable pusher axle available on Mack Pinnacle highway models.