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English definition of “lift”

lift

verb [T] (END)    /lɪft/
to end a rule or law: The restrictions on water usage have been lifted now that the river levels are normal. At last they've lifted the ban on jeans at the club.Causing something to endComing to an end
(Definition of lift verb (END) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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