Noun(1) lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building(2) the airfoil on the tailplane of an aircraft that makes it ascend or descend
(1) He praised Portnet for allowing them to store the woodchips on the quayside after attempts to keep them in the grain elevator had failed.(2) The airplane is designed so that the crew can counter a fully deflected stabilizer by using the elevator .(3) Without thinking he ran into the room and grabbed it, flew towards the elevator and pressed for the ground floor.(4) This is a good thing because as the wing root area stalls, it generates turbulent air that flows over the elevator and around the fuselage.(5) The posture of the jaw at rest depends on the length of the jaw elevator muscles, and the factors determining this are similar to those controlling posture in the body generally.(6) He led her to the elevator , where he pressed for the top floor then keyed in the security code.(7) The latter would have made the bird too long to fit on an aircraft carrier's elevator .(8) This was put to use every autumn to power the large and venerable threshing machine, with its elevator and shaking, riddling sieves.(9) in the elevator she pressed the button for the lobby(10) The elevator and rudders were each fitted with a trim tab actuated by a revolving drum on an acme-threaded push-pull rod.(11) Stepping into a waiting elevator and pressing the button for the third floor, he prepared himself to make his pitch.(12) The company also tore down an elevator to build its new fertilizer plant.(13) a grain elevator(14) The elevator was used to store grain which came to MontrÔö£┬«al by rail and departed by sea.(15) The right stabilizer, elevator , vertical fin and rudder, which were aligned with the path of the flames, were gone.(16) The horizontal tail was a single-unit stabilator rather than a conventional stabilizer plus a movable elevator .
1. lift ::
Different Formselevator, elevators
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