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lifting

[′lift·iŋ]
(mathematics)
Given a fiber bundle (, B, p) and a continuous map of a topological space to B, g : B, lifting entails finding a continuous map : such that the function g is the composition p-.

lifting, raising

In paints, the softening and swelling of a film of old dry paint when a new topcoat is applied over it.
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In 8,886 cases of crime against property, 24 were of dacoity, 1,836 of robbery, 10 of car-snatching, 437 of car-lifting, 199 of motorcycle-lifting, 3,818 of motorcycle-lifting, five of other vehicle snatching, 281 of other vehicle lifting and 2,224 of burglary.
After more than three years of development and testing, the Burke Lift system is changing face and edge lifting practice, Burke Engineering officials note.
This technical manual was written by two engineers and two physicians and is designed to quantify the mechanical ergonomics of lifting tasks.
While employing mechanical lifting devices at LTC facilities is a primary factor in addressing the increasing number of workplace injuries, a recent study by the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) and the University of Maryland School of Medicine suggests that the attitudes of key personnel are an important factor in the reduction of workers compensation costs related to these injuries.
They can help in preventing staff injuries when lifting and positioning patients.
The lift is available in 4,000- and 6,000-lb capacities, includes a 5HP motor for lifting speeds up to 20 feet per minute.
REID LIFTING has further enhanced its lightweight, portable lifting solutions with integrated overload protection chain hoists across all its lifting systems--Porta-Davit, Porta-Gantry, T-Davit and Porta-Quad--to WLL 5000kg.
* Compress the center section of the tent by lifting up at the and walking toward each other.
Lifting magnets are Important revenue generators" in most scrap metal yards.
At last, a long, hot summer's worth of intense running and lifting has culminated with the beginning of summer camp!