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Wiktionary

  1. lifting(Noun)

    Plastic surgery for tightening facial tissues and improving the facial appearance; facelift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lifting

    of Lift

  2. Lifting(adj)

    used in, or for, or by, lifting

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Lifting

    Moving or bringing something from a lower level to a higher one. The concept encompasses biomechanic stresses resulting from work done in transferring objects from one plane to another as well as the effects of varying techniques of patient handling and transfer.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. lifting

    The rising of fog or haze from the surface of the water.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Lifting

    This technical term in the printing trade, because type is lifted out of the columns prior to distribution, or, as may happen in a newspaper, to be held over until the next issue for want of space, has come to be applied by journalists to literary theft. Facts, anecdotes, or jokes stolen from a contribution submitted to an editor on approval are said to have been “lifted.” One newspaper, too, often “lifts” matter from another without acknowledgment.

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How to say lifting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of lifting in a Sentence

  1. Philip Petursson:

    Energy is definitely leading it, on the back of the stronger oil prices, but it is lifting the rest of the market with it.

  2. Spokesman Salim al-Muslat:

    We have come to Geneva to seek relief for our people by insisting U.N. Security Council resolution 2254 is implemented, which means humanitarian relief, the lifting of sieges, and the end of attacks on civilians, we are intensifying our efforts to ensure that action is taken to end the suffering in Syria.

  3. Hassan Rouhani:

    But first the U.S. should act by lifting all illegal, unjust and unfair sanctions imposed on Iran.

  4. Scott Forseen:

    Common sense tells us that lifting heavy loads, awkward posture, vigorous activity and slips/trips/falls could cause back pain, these scenarios are commonly encountered in everyday experience, making it easier to tie the two together as cause and effect.

  5. Gold Coast mayor Tom Tate:

    I said that we won't be adding any dollars towards the funding part because we did a lot of our heavy lifting during the Commonwealth Games as far as our funding and budget's concerned, it's time that Gold Coast takes a break and lets Brisbane write the checks.

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