Lift or LIFT may refer to:

Physical devicesEdit

  • Elevator or lift, a device used for raising and lowering people or goods
    • Rack lift, a type of elevator
    • Ski lift, an aerial or surface lift for uphill transport
    • Space elevator, a hypothetical structure for transporting material from a planet's surface into outer space
    • Wheelchair lift or platform lift, a powered device to assist a person in a wheelchair
    • Patient lift or Hoyer lift, mobile lift, ceiling lift, or patient lift, a lift to assist a caregiver for a disabled patient
  • Forklift, a powered industrial truck used to lift and move materials short distances
  • Scissor lift, a type of aerial work platform
  • Body lift, an adaptation (of fixed height) to lift the automobile body from the frame
  • Suspension lift, a modification raising the suspension of the automobile
  • Stairlift, a mechanical device to help elderly people get up stairs

Science and technologyEdit

  • Lift (force), a mechanical force generated by an object moving through a fluid
    • Lift coefficient, a coefficient that relates the lift generated by a lifting body to other parameters
  • Lift (soaring), rising air used by soaring birds and glider, hang glider and paraglider pilots for soaring flight
  • Lift (data mining), a measure of the performance of a model at segmenting the population
  • Lift (web framework), a web application framework for Scala







Other usesEdit

See alsoEdit

  • Deadlift, a powerlifting exercise used in weight training
  • Belt manlift, a belt with rungs and steps for moving people vertically
  • Lyft, a ridesharing company