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chairlift

[chair-lift] /ˈtʃɛərˌlɪft/
noun
1.
a series of chairs suspended from an endless cable driven by motors, for conveying skiers up the side of a slope.
Origin of chairlift
1935-1940
1935-40, Americanism; chair + lift
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chairlift

/ˈtʃɛəˌlɪft/
noun
1.
a series of chairs suspended from a power-driven cable for conveying people, esp skiers, up a mountain
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