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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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High Lifter is well known within its niche market for the creation of the largest outdoor, mud-riding venue in the country.
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The ANVER VB Series Vacuum-Hoist Lifter is designed to extend an operator's reach while the vacuum safely and precisely lifts porous material such as boxes of varied lengths and weights up to 1,100 lbs (500 kg).
No separate trials had been conducted for the Asian Games as most of the lifters had already proved their mettle at Glasgow.
Nick Rider, Wales manager for Opico, said the Sward Lifter was designed to break up hard pans while lifting and opening up the subsoil.
While fellow London 2012 lifter Natasha Perdue produced a solid 196kg total.