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lifter


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lifter  \Lift"er\  (-[~e]r),  n. 
  1.  One  who  or  that  which  lifts. 
 
  2.  (Founding)  A  tool  for  lifting  loose  sand  from  the  mold; 
  also  a  contrivance  attached  to  a  cope,  to  hold  the  sand 
  together  when  the  cope  is  lifted. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lifter 
  n  :  an  athlete  who  lifts  barbells  [syn:  {weightlifter}] 




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