How to use Lifts in a sentence
Machines used for lifting only are not called cranes, but winches, lifts or hoists, while the term elevator or conveyor is commonly given to appliances which continuously, not in separate loads, move materials like grain or coal in a vertical, horizontal or diagonal direction.
A dock-side crane unloading cargo with high lifts following one another in rapid succession will require a higher load factor than a workshop traveller with a very short lift and only a very occasional maximum load; and a traveller with a very long longitudinal travel will require a higher load factor for the travelling motor than for the lifting motor.
When a combination of signals has been received and the armatures have taken up their respective positions corresponding to the transmitting keyboard, certain mechanism in the receiver translates the position of the five armatures into a mechanical movement which lifts the paper tape against a type-wheel and prints the corresponding letter.
The conditions permit of the circulation of the alternating currents of low periodicity, which are used for operating the bells, but in respect of the battery the circuit is open until the subscriber lifts the receiver, when the hook switch, thus released, joins the transmitter with one winding of an induction coil in series across the circuit.
When the railway lies below the surface level the bulk of the offices are often placed on a bridge spanning the lines, access being given to the platforms by staircases or lifts, and similarly when the railway is at a high level the offices may be arranged under the lines.Advertisement
The increased loading space required in the sheds is obtained by multiplying the number and the length of lines and platforms; sometimes also there are short sidings, cut into the platforms at right angles to the lines, in which wagons are placed by the aid of wagon turn-tables, and sometimes the wagons are dealt with on two floors, being raised or lowered bodily from the ground level by lifts.
This type has the advantage of economy in first construction, there being the minimum amount of material to be excavated, and no interference during construction with street traffic or subsurface structures; it has, however, the disadvantage of the cost of o p eration of lifts at the stations.
This system has the advantage of the greatest convenience in operation, no lifts being required, since the distance from the street surface to the station platform is about 12 to 15 ft.; it has the disadvantages, however, of necessitating the tearing up of the street surface during construction, and the readjustment of sewer, water, gas and electric mains and other subsurface structures, and of having the gradients partially dependent on the surface topography.
For the rest his classification demands no particular remark; but that in a work of this kind he had the courage to recognize, for instance, such a fact as the essential difference between swallows and swifts lifts him considerably above the crowd of other ornithological writers of his time.
Above the cliff west of the old town is a broad promenade called the Lees, commanding a notable view of the channel and connected by lifts with the shore below.Advertisement
Deeplevel electric railways (" tubes "), communicating with the surface by lifts, were already familiar in London.
Centrifugal pumps, constructed with several stages or sets of vanes, and suitable for high lifts, have been introduced for mine service.
In a refinery in Nova Scotia a system has been introduced by which a travelling crane above the bag filters lifts up any head bodily with all its bags attached, and runs it to the mud and washing tanks at the end of the battery, while another similar crane drops another head, fitted with fresh bags, into the place of the one just removed.
This personeity lifts the majority of earthly phenomena out of the merely physical world and places them in the spirit world.
The reverse movement of D lifts up the upper die and the collar drops simultaneously so that its upper surface is level with the face of the lower die on which the finished coin lies.Advertisement
The circuit of the electro-magnet is made and broken by the vibration of the fork in different ways - say, by a wire bridge attached to the lower prong which dips into and lifts out of two mercury cups.
The end lifts which transfer the weight of the bridge to the piers when the span is closed consist of massive eccentrics having a throw of 4 in.
Thus, for the first time in the world's history, the ultimate problem of faith is based on the relation of God to the individual believer; and this problem Jeremiah is compelled to face mainly in relation to his own personality, to assure himself that his own faith is a trLic, possession and lifts him above all the calamities that assail him, in spite of the hopeless ruin of his nation.
The child-labour law of 1909 forbids the employment of children under eighteen years of age in blast furnaces, tanneries, quarries, in managing elevator lifts or hoisting machines, in oiling dangerous machinery while in motion, at switch tending, as brakesmen, firemen, engineers, motormen and in other positions of similar character.
The special cable T is now tightened again, and lifts the bottom of the bucket so as both to close it and to close the space between J and K, by allowing J to rise back to its initial place.Advertisement
Here the charging machine lifts one box at a time from its car, pushes it through the momentarily opened furnace door, and empties the metal upon the hearth of the furnace by inverting the box, which it then replaces on its car.
Since the introduction of deep-level electric railways in London and elsewhere, hydraulic passenger lifts on a large scale have been brought into use for conveying passengers up and down from the street level to the underground stations.
Ordinary reciprocating pumps were commonly employed, and also air lifts and similar devices for raising great quantities of water to a height of from 20 to so ft.
Of these, 14 in number, the central market, close to the Alexander-platz station of the city railway with which it is connected by an admirable service of lifts for the rapid unloading of goods, is the finest.
The dimensions of the exterior piers ceased to control the height of the building, which was limited alone by the possibility of securing adequate foundations, and by a consideration of the amount of floor space which could be devoted without too great loss to a system of passenger lifts of sufficient capacity to afford speedy access to all parts of the building.Advertisement
The telescopic form consists of two or more lifts which slide in one another, and may be described as a single lift holder encircled by other cylinders of slightly larger diameter, but of about the same length.
In the year 1892 the largest existing gasholder was built at the East Greenwich works of the South Metropolitan Gas Company; it has six lifts, its diameter is 293 ft., and when filled with gas stands 180 ft.
But, in so far as it claims to deal with special revelation, it lifts itself out of the circle of the sciences, and turns away from natural know 1 Other usages of O€oXoyla are the Divine nature of Christ (St John Chrysostom, quoted in Konstantinides' Greek Lexicon), Old and New Testaments (Theodoret, ib.); Greek theology and Mosaic or revealed theology (Theodoret).
The Talas-tau, sometimes known as the Urtak-tau, while the name of Ala-tau is also extended to cover it, has an average elevation of 14,000-15,000 ft., but lifts its snow-capped summits to 15,750 ft.; it is crossed by passes at 8000-10,650 ft.
It rises abruptly from the desert and lifts its snowy peaks to altitudes of 15,000-16,000 ft., separating the river Syr-darya from the river Zarafshan.Advertisement
In some cases, instead of the entrance being at the sides or ends, it is at the top, all goods being raised to the top floor in lifts and lowered by lifts into the rooms. With good machinery the cost of raising is not great, and is probably equalled by the saving in refrigeration, since the rooms hold the heavy cold air as a glass holds water.
Then it lowers its tail over its head and gently lifts you with its stinging barb.
They incorporated full air conditioning, atriums, glass wall climber lifts, fully accessible floors, basement and semi basement car parks.
Air lifts were pieces of ancillary equipment for lifting melted bitumen up to the mixer on top of the plant.
Secure, 24 hour concierge entry from Park Lane leads to three lifts.Advertisement
Glazed express lifts rise vertically at the northern end of the plaza to connect the rail services with the arrivals and departures concourses.
He lifts the mother dibble in both hands, holds it across his head, its point toward the right.
The ship appeared to be very disabled friendly with level access to all areas, disabled friendly with level access to all areas, disabled toilets and lifts serving all decks.
It lifts the floodgates to the future growth of telecommunications as the vehicle for a host of new ICT applications and innovations.
Take them up on the chair lifts and then freewheel and scoot down the tracks and trails back to the village.Advertisement
The ship appeared to be very disabled friendly with level access to all areas, disabled toilets and lifts serving all decks.
These include giving lifts to hospitals or doctors ' surgeries, or even just for a social visit for someone who is normally housebound.
Access, including lifts to the upper floors, will be dramatically improved.
Neither group is catered for by coaches with wheelchair lifts.
Guests have free use of heated ski lockers near the main lifts.Advertisement
A entirely man-made base of about 20 cms covers 4 runs with 5 or 6 lifts open.
No steel and concrete minimalism here, but marble and chrome and a bank of lifts that whisked us to the fifth floor.
Although the lifts seem limited, they lead to a choice of 16 runs down the wooded mountainside.
The lifts at Euston were broken - much muttering from other travelers.
These are over 50m long and allow novices to practice on gentle slopes in safety without having to manage conventional lifts.Advertisement
The lid itself simply lifts off and is decorated with a round inlaid cork picture, which features pagodas, cranes and pines.
The regional lift pass covers 57 lifts in villages scattered across the Upper Engadine.
In total there are 87 ski lifts covering 238 kms of prepared pistes - all on the one lift pass!
The property runs a free shuttle to the lifts.
The farmhouse and chalet are 5 minutes from the lifts using the free ski shuttle bus that passes every 30 minutes.
The Quantum features a unique gas strut, which lifts the wing for you during the rigging process, saving your back.
Fuel Most resorts use large underground storage tanks to fuel lifts, which poses a risk to the environment through a potential for leakage.
Water is pumped out of the cylinders until the entire assembly lifts up in the water, pulling the tethers taut.
Access to the starting points is gained via a system of three chair lifts and seven ski tows.
You will receive a 5 year manufacturers warranty with stair lifts.
He and Lunkina look very good together in Act 2, and his lifts do make her seem quite weightless.
Machines used for lifting only are not called cranes, but winches, lifts or hoists, while the term elevator or conveyor is commonly given to appliances which continuously, not in separate loads, move materials like grain or coal in a vertical, horizontal or diagonal direction (see Conveyors).
It has a very large starting torque, which enables it to overcome the inertia of getting the load into motion, and it lifts heavy loads at a slower speed and lighter loads at a quicker one, behaving, under the action of the controller in a somewhat similar manner to that in which the cylinders of the steam crane respond to the action of the stop-valve.
Joseph Butler, a very original, careful and honest thinker, lifts controversy with deists from details to principles in his Analogy of Religion both Natural and Revealed to the Constitution and Course of Nature (1736).
The weir is raised by admitting water from the upper pool into a wedge-shaped space left below the sector when it is lowered in the drum, which by its pressure lifts the sector out of the drum, forming a barrier, 7 ft.
The next, accessible by lifts only, is 115 metres up, and has an area of 32 sq.
The worshipper, having first circumambulated the shrine as often as he pleases, keeping it at his right-hand side, steps up to the threshold of the sanctum, and presents his offering of flowers or fruit, which the officiating priest receives; he then prostrates himself, or merely lifts his hands - joined so as to leave a hollow space between the palms - to his forehead, muttering a short prayer, and takes his departure.
The manufacture of the wrought-iron " I " beam in 1855 made cheaper fire-proof construction possible, and, with the introduction of passenger lifts (see Elevators; Lifts or HoIsTs) about ten years later, led to the erection of buildings to be used as hotels, flats, offices, factories, and for other commercial purposes, containing many more storeys than had formerly been found profitable.
One day, a tornado comes, lifts up your trailer with everyone in it, flies it around the world to the poorest nation on earth, and drops it in the middle of the village.
Wasn't it fine when those Germans gave us lifts!
Vertical leg lifts works the rectus abdominus safely (AFAIK).
Tactile signage is fitted in or by the majority of lifts and public areas.
The group took full advantage of the conditions and were often the first skiers on the slopes as the lifts opened.
The resort is serviced by 32 lifts, with an uplift capacity of 45,000 skiers per hour.
If one holds an empty urchin shell and lifts it to the light, the bandings of small pin size holes will be seen.
All our Box trailers are fitted with tail lifts and walk-up access ramps for the rapid loading/unloading of flight cases and other equipment.
The remaining runs are predominantly well-groomed intermediate slopes, all serviced by six lifts.
You know you have made a good choice when the fragrance lifts your spirits.
In my experience, this lifts just the right amount of color to distribute on the face.
The popular remover lifts off heavy makeup without smudges or scratches and leaves skin feeling hydrated and smooth.
This highly effective remover lifts off the most dramatic eye makeup without tearing at the delicate skin around the eye.
The customer chooses a 14-day sample of moisturizer that either prevents aging, smoothes fine lines and wrinkles or lifts and firms.
The resort has three rope tows, three double chairs, two triple chairs, one quad chair and three surface lifts.
Additionally, since Whitetail has a popular tubing program, there are two tubing lifts.
The longest run is almost four miles long at Gore Mountain, so you will spend a lot of time on the slopes and not as much time waiting in line for lifts.
With 750 feet of vertical drop and thirteen lifts, this mid-sized mountain is an approachable ski area for those who are casual skiers, yet will still be able to entertain the more advanced skier.
If it still lifts up, either your boots are too big, or your socks are bunching up.
As such, it uses chairlifts, surface lifts and gondolas to transport skiers to various parts of the mountain.
Its 33 trails are serviced by nine chair lifts, which includes Pennsylvania's only high-speed detachable six-pack lift.
The resort also has 100 percent mountain lighting for night skiing and riding, as well as a popular tubing park whose 19 slides are 1,200 feet long and are served by three chair lifts.
Twenty-two modern ski lifts serve 88 trails.
Eight lifts serve 76 extremely challenging trails.
Boyne Mountain has ten chair lifts, including one six pack high-speed lift.
Boyne Highlands has eight chair lifts, including one high-speed four pack.
The Crystal Mountain ski resort has nine lifts, which include the Crystal Clipper high-speed quad.
Its 10 chair lifts service 53 trails, which are located on 248 acres of terrain.
It has one quad lift, one triple lift, two double lifts and two rope tows.
The resort has five terrain parks, 13 lifts and more than 34 trails.
The resort has 23 trails and eight lifts.
The Talisman resort has six lifts, 15 runs and one Terrain Park.
The packages include lifts, lessons and equipment packages.
Chair lifts have been updated for comfort.
Loveland's parking lot is located right next to the lifts.
Ski lifts are designed to carry skiers to the top of the mountain and can be single, double, triple or even quad.
Most lifts have a bar restraint that is designed to keep the skier safe and secure.
Many ski resorts have several different lifts to accommodate skiers on different parts of the mountain as well as for different skill levels.
Most ski lifts are designed to work on a clutch system.
This system lifts the chairs on a pulley and fast moving cable.
The lifts run electronically and have an elaborate braking system built in for safety.
These types of lifts can be open chairs or closed cabins.
Surface lifts can also be referred to as magic carpets.
These types of lifts are great for beginners and children since there is nothing other than stepping on it and holding firmly to the grip until you get off.
Most recent ones are the magic carpet lifts.
These destinations, such as Loveland and Ski Cooper, may not have high-speed lifts, plentiful lodging and upscale dining and shopping, but they are filled with charm and authenticity.
Other great features of Mt. Baker are its 38 marked trails and nine lifts which consist of two handle tows and seven quad chair lifts.
Clothing should not have any loose components such as scarves which can get caught in chair lifts and cause serious injury.
With 30 lifts and 94 runs, you won't have to do a single run twice if you don't want to.
With 12 lifts, 2,300 acres of terrain and an additional 80 kilometers geared toward cross-country skiing, you can enjoy your vacation at Kirkwood while spending hours outdoors.
With 19 lifts, Northstar's uphill capacity is almost 35,000 skiers per hour.
Squaw Valley has a total of 31 lifts servicing more than 49,000 skiers per hour, so you know you won't have to wait long to hit the next slope.
Boreal offers six ski lifts and 41 trails, 55 percent of which offer intermediate-level skiing.
Even though the resort is small, with only six chair lifts on 500 acres, you know that you'll experience a relaxed and carefree atmosphere that feels a little like home.
Rather than long runs and lots of lifts, Granlibakken offers a single ski hill and ski school open Friday through Sunday during the winter season.
The resort is small and friendly, with only two lifts.
This resort only has two ski lifts and a challenging terrain park, but it's the only resort in the state of California to offer lighted night skiing for cross country skiers.
The resort features 15 lifts including two high speed chairlifts.
The resort has nine lifts to service visitors.
While not all European ski areas are amenable to snowboarders, Austria is very snowboard-friendly, providing access on all lifts to snowboarders.
With face lifts, eye and nose procedures, some celebrities have been able to slow the aging clock.
Moore has had extensive plastic surgery, including breast implants, face and cheek lifts, and liposuction.
Some fans have wondered whether or not he wears lifts in his shoes for certain movie roles.
It wouldn't be surprising if he did, however, since shoe lifts are a common prop used in films to make the actors look taller or even more foreboding.
Shorter male celebs often have different heights reported, indicating that they're either fibbing about their exact height, or measured wearing shoes with lifts inside.
For bigger dogs, heavier-duty lifts may be required, and this will increase the purchase price of the unit.
A hinged, clear top that lifts open for easy access.
A variety of sash locks and sash lifts in a variety of different finishes allows you to add personal touches to your replacement window.
The full-frame replacement also has natural wood interior, factory painted white interior, a variety of exterior colors, and different finishes for sash locks and lifts.
Anderson casement windows also have a wide variety of exterior colors, interior locks, and lifts allowing it to blend into any home.
For fuller busted women, this miracle garment lifts the breasts and pushes them together.
A bra that lifts and supports makes you look slimmer and can add length to your torso.
The right bra lifts and shapes you, lengthening your torso and enhancing your curves.
If the breeze lifts your skirt or you bend over without thinking, no one will see your underwear.
Push-up bras, meant to boost your bust either subtly or dramatically, feature some sort of padding that lifts the breasts and gives them a natural shape.
It features a flattering halter top that ties at the neck and back and lifts and supports the bust.
At the same time, the swimsuit lifts your buttocks and enhances your bust.
Often a simple just because or I'm thinking of you gift lifts the spirits of those living alone, or are residents in nursing homes or assisted living facilities.
Do arm circles, lifts, and punches until your arms feel tired.
Leg extensions work the quadriceps as the exerciser lifts weight using the muscles in the thighs.
The Center provides comfortable sleep rooms with special lifts in several of the rooms to help patients with impaired mobility.
More dramatic lifts on the outer edges may look best on those with rounder features, while more subtle, rounded styles will balance a strong jaw.
Record the ride experience in its entirety, though long lifts and final brakes can be edited.
Manta lifts riders 140 feet in the air and take them through 3,359 feet of track, making this the second-tallest, fastest and longest flying coaster in the world.
Doing so creates a rocket that lifts all blocks sitting above into the sky.
Whenever he lifts up an item to throw, move to the other end of the platform, and when he tosses it, move again to the opposite end.
The lifts system is the manual or hydraulic lift mechanism that unfolds the camper into its "pop up" position.
The surgeon loosens and lifts the tissues of the spinal canal lesion and stitches them closed.
The pelvic tilt is another popular yoga position, in which the woman lies on her back with knees bent and then lifts the pelvis and buttocks.
Lifts and Drops - Dancers make pronounced hip movements with lifts and drops, such as the drop back and Lebanese lift jump.
Ribs - Although there aren't as many official variations, the ribs are used in movements that are very similar to those of the hips, including circles, shimmies, lifts, and drops.
Shoulders - Shoulders can also be used for lifts, drops, thrusts, or shimmies.
Basically the lead lifts the left hand (usually still holding the follow's right) and lets their partner spin underneath the arm.
Additional treatments include liposuction, breast augmentation, brow lifts, and other cosmetic procedures.
After a couple days, the crew lifts the pots and sorts through the catch.
The top of the table flips open and the machine lifts up from inside.
This fan in turn lifts a ball into the air; the harder the fan is blowing, the higher the ball begins to float.
When children tap "home plate", the ball holder lifts and places a ball on the tether.
Take a look at these tips to find a comfortable blouse that lifts your spirits, and flatters your particular shape just right.
It lifts you up so you feel like you can accomplish almost anything.
Preadolescents and adolescents should avoid competitive weight lifting, power lifting, body building, and maximal lifts until they reach physical and skeletal maturity.
Use your home as a gym by walking or running up and down the stairs, using a chair for stretches and lifts, substituting cans of beans for small hand-held weights, and doing exercises such as crunches and push-ups on the floor.
There is a finger notch in the heel for confident lifts, a smooth spin circle and flex grooves on the sole for quick turns.
No need for leg lifts or long hours spent at the gym.Two of the most current toning shoe styles include the rock&tone and the truebalance.
Sydney returns home to Providence a second time, to help her grieving family and start a new life away from the glitz of nose jobs, breast implants and eye lifts.
From the sparkle of Paris to the heights of the Alps to the alluring shores of the Mediterranean Sea, thrill seekers will travel wherever the roller coasters reside to experience the rush of lifts, drops, and loops.
One look at these fun, whimsical watches lifts your spirits, and it's sure to bring smiles to those around you.
If you find yourself leaning forward or backward during lifts, you're probably doing too much work with your back.
Even though they're lifting you, if you use your arm strength and your momentum to assist with the lifts, everyone will have an easier time of it.
Lower abdominal muscle exercises - Different exercises to strengthen these muscles include pelvic lifts and tilts.
When you wear one that flatters your figure, it lifts your breasts in an attractive way.
Perfecting your technique on the following exercises can halp you carry over your knowledge to most other lifts.
Exercise examples include squats, dead lifts, incline sit-ups, leg raises, chin-ups and more that cover fundamental muscles.
If your back is in good health, try some dead lifts.
For example, a ripped guy typically has clearly visible veins on his arms and chest, sixpack abs and a zig-zag muscle pattern covering the upper ribs if he lifts his arm.
Stretching exercises can be incorporated in a strength training regime while resting between lifts.
Training for power means increasing the speed of the lifts.
For example, your beginning routine may include hip lifts.
Various sets of exercises that target different parts of the body, such as arm curls with weights, neck rolls and leg lifts, are performed in a chair.
Shapewear not only lifts bustlines and fashions rear ends into more shapely silhouettes, it also continues the work of the original girdle.
For the woman who needs some extra support but doesn't want to compromise on style or curves, this bra lifts and stretches so that it works with you, rather than forcing you into a position.
This kind of bodysuit also lifts and shapes the rear.
The reinforced fabric around the midsection lifts the bust and slims the midriff.
Therefore I offer them this with my new Show-It Underwear, which not only lifts a man's package, it also draws the eyes directly to that area.
If a man wants to emphasize his buttock area, then he should really grab my Flashback underwear which lifts and contours the butt; we call it the "Bubble Butt Underwear."
Show-It lifts more than any other underwear out there and it does it in a way that is soft and comfortable so there is no annoying rub or irritation.
I created a "Comfy Cup" which gently lifts and pushes the man's package to the front of the underwear.
What this does is it literally lifts and brings you forward.
Frontal pouch design - Andrew Christian claims this design "gently lifts," making everything in front appear larger.
One of Lauren Silva's best sellers is the Squeem padded panty girdle, which lifts and shapes the bottom and gently tucks the tummy, all without lines.
Underwire lifts your bustline while the midriff slimming qualities control your tummy bulge.
Tight fitting and made of a stiff material, a corset cinches the waist and lifts up breasts.
In the dressing room, make sure she lifts her arms above her head, adjusts the straps as needed and moves around in her bra to make sure it's completely comfortable.
Gene and Shannon both get face lifts, and the show followed them during their recovery process.
Castiel (Misha Collins) - The angel Castiel lifts Dean from hell at the beginning of the fourth season.
Whereas old-fashioned face lifts often result in an over-tightened, stretched profile, the mini lift simply makes patients look well rested.
For those afraid of going under the knife, non-surgical lifts may be the way to go.
Non-surgical face lifts have fewer complications than traditional face lifts, but results often last much shorter periods of time, depending on the method used.
While weekend face lifts are usually described as painless and simple, you can imagine from the above description that at times it can be anything but easy!
Lastly, weekend face lifts are much more affordable than traditional plastic surgery.
If this is not possible, you can rest assured that the majority of patients recover very quickly from weekend face lifts and you will be able to go on with your life as usual.
Known as the official alternative to traditional face lifts, a thread lift is a cosmetic surgery procedure considered to be much less invasive.
The threads attach themselves and the cosmetic surgeon then lifts and pulls them back, causing them to smooth out the face.
This is how the slang term "lunch hour face lift" was coined in reference to thread lifts.
This cosmetic surgery lifts the skin under your eyes giving you the appearance of younger looking skin.
Restructure Firming Eye Cream noticeably lifts, smoothes, and moisturizes the eye area.