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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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Jon Sims took off for home from third base as soon as pitcher Blake Gailen lifted his leg to throw to first to try to pick off Aguilar, who already had taken off for second.
If he hadn't lifted his leg at the last split-second, that is what could have happened.
When Alexi lifted his leg, I instinctively lifted mine too.