Word:

Lifting

Lift´ing
a.1.Used in, or for, or by, lifting.
Lifting bridge
a lift bridge.
Lifting jack
See 2d Jack, 5.
Lifting machine
See Health lift, under Health.
Lifting pump
a - (Mach.) A kind of pump having a bucket, or valved piston, instead of a solid piston, for drawing water and lifting it to a high level.
b - A pump which lifts the water only to the top of the pump, or delivers it through a spout; a lift pump.
Lifting rod
a vertical rod lifted by a rock shaft, and imparting motion to a puppet valve; - used in the engines of river steamboats.
Lifting sail
(Naut.) one which tends to lift a vessel's bow out of water, as jibs and square foresails.
Translate Lifting to German, Translate Lifting to French
Browse
LIFO
Lift
lift bridge
Lift gate
Lift hammer
Lift lock
lift off
lift out
lift pump
Lift tenter
lift up
Lift wall
Liftable
lifted
lifted domain
Lifter
-- Lifting --
Lifting bridge
lifting device
Lifting jack
Lifting machine
Lifting pump
Lifting rod
Lifting sail
liftman
liftoff
Lig
Ligament
Ligamental
ligamentum teres uteri
Ligan
Ligan or lagan
ligand
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy