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liftingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈlɪftɪŋ/
GOVERNMENT, POLITICS the ​action of ​ending a ​rule or ​law: the lifting of a ​ban/​injunction/​embargo Chief among the ​benefits was the lifting of the ​economic sanctions.
the ​action of ​moving something from a ​lower to a ​higherposition: His ​jobrequired him to do a lot of heavy lifting.
(Definition of lifting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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