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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.
Their mechanical ball screw lifting mechanisms provide an inching capability that enables the lifts to aid in the replacement of components that are installed from below.
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Timetric's 'Cranes, Lifting and Handling Equipment in Brazil to 2016: Market Databook' contains detailed historic and forecast market value data for the cranes, lifting and handling equipment market in Brazil, including data for domestic production, supply balance, existing stock, imports and exports.
Paul Predagovic is the director of engineering and production at Winkle Industries, a producer of lifting magnets for recycling and steel mill applications.
The coaches must make sure to account for their lifting sessions in the summer camp and in-season calendar.
LIFTING THE FMTV'S CAB FOR ROUTINE MAINTENANCE IS ANYTHING BUT ROUTINE IF YOUR TRUCK HAS ADD-ON ARMOR (AOA).
It removes the need for the strain of 'under box' lifting and reduces the likelihood of a slip, trip or fall brought about by the obscured view of carrying a box.
Remember to emphasize these points with employees if they need to perform any heavy lifting at your facility:
He is currency single and jokes that he's married to weight lifting.
And it should be moderate to high intensity, so we're not talking about lifting one- or two-pound dumbbells.
The Enduring Freedom held each of the patrol boats in position so the crane could begin lifting the boat and cradle.