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lifter

[lif-ter] /ˈlɪf tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that lifts.
2.
Machinery. a device or machine part used for lifting another part, as a cam used for lifting a valve in an engine.
Origin of lifter
1525-1535
1525-35; lift + -er1
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