Origin of lifter
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The jack was the bearer of bundles, a lifter, a puller, a worker.
He had been living with us for a week before I found out he was a Lifter.Stopover
In chemical works it raises liquids so corrosive that no other lifter is feasible.
For oil wells, which may be 2000 or more feet in depth, a lifter not so simple is employed.
The water samples are not so reliable, because they freeze in the lifter.Farthest North