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ski lift

a conveyance that carries skiers up the side of a slope, consisting typically of a series of chairs suspended from an endless cable driven by motors.
Origin of ski lift
1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for ski lift
  • The thought of getting on and off the ski lift with a snowboard can be daunting.
  • Resort guests enjoy discounted rates for ski lift tickets, and skiing and snowboarding slopes are minutes away.
  • The main ski lift is right across the street and the main shopping district is within walking distance.
  • The hotel offers packages that include ski lift tickets to local resorts or rounds of golf at one of several local golf courses.
  • The ski lift had apparently been in operation for one ski season prior to this date.
  • The operation of the ski lift will not be affected by this final rule.
British Dictionary definitions for ski lift

ski lift

any of various devices for carrying skiers up a slope, such as a chairlift
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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