noting or pertaining to a technique of constructing multistory buildings in which all horizontal slabs are cast at ground level and, when ready, are raised into position by hydraulic jacks.
- Lift the curtain
see: raise the curtain
noun 1. a dolly or truck for lifting and moving, especially palletized loads.
[lig-uh-muh nt] /ˈlɪg ə mənt/ noun 1. Anatomy, Zoology. a band of tissue, usually white and fibrous, serving to connect bones, hold organs in place, etc. 2. a tie or bond: The desire for personal freedom is a ligament uniting all peoples. /ˈlɪɡəmənt/ noun 1. (anatomy) any one of the bands or sheets of tough […]
- Ligament of head of femur
ligament of head of femur n. A flattened ligament that passes from the fovea in the head of the femur to the borders of the acetabular notch. Also called round ligament of femur.