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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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Lapena had initially insisted that no shabu was recovered from the four magnetic lifters found in Cavite despite the actions of sniffer dogs indicating otherwise.
The NBI also said the four magnetic lifters were shipped along with two un-declared boxes and should have been subjected to 100 percent physical exami-nation in accordance with the CMTA.
When the news about the seized shabu at the MICP broke out, the caretaker reported to warehouse owner Vicenta Conteprate that forklift operator Angelo Ramilo informed him that the magnetic lifters inside the warehouse were allegedly containers for shabu because the containers were similar to the ones Ramilo saw on the news.
Moreover, Aquino said, drug-sniffing dogs responded positively as they detected drugs in the four magnetic lifters. 'K9 units can detect scents better than human beings...we believe in our K9,' he added.
The police of Police Station, Kotwali, however, recovered the stolen car within a short span of one and half hour and arrested the car lifters. Further probe was underway.
Over the years, the Indian Weightlifting Federation ( IWLF) and the lifters have paid a big price for not being able to curb the menace.
On the body weight/ weight lifted formula (wilks) used in powerlifting Owen was the top overall lifter across all the weight categories - making him the top junior lifter in Europe.
The 21-stone lifter was born in Cardiff to an Amercian mother and Iranian father.
The federation was banned in 2004 and 2006, penalised for three or more lifters testing positive within a calender year.
Vacuworx International has announced the new MC3 "mini" lifter vacuum system with a dry tool weight of 900 lbs.
Last month, Qatar notified term lifters that it would cut Qatar Land and Qatar Marine allocations for January by 5 percent from the contracted volumes.