[lif-ter] /ˈlɪf tər/
a person or thing that .
Machinery. a device or machine part used for another part, as a cam used for a valve in an engine.
[lift] /lɪft/ verb (used with object) 1. to move or bring (something) upward from the ground or other support to a higher position; hoist. 2. to raise or direct upward: He lifted his arm in a gesture of farewell; to lift one’s head. 3. to remove or rescind by an official act, as a ban, […]
- Lifted domain
theory In domain theory, a domain with a new bottom element added. Given a domain D, the lifted domain, lift D contains an element lift d corresponding to each element d in D with the same ordering as in D and a new element bottom which is less than every other element in lift D. […]
- Lift-drag ratio
[lift-drag] /ˈlɪftˈdræg/ noun, Aeronautics. 1. the ratio of the lift to the drag of an airfoil.
noun 1. a bridge having a section that can be lifted vertically to permit passage of boats beneath it.