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ski lift

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
a machine consisting of seats hanging down from a continuously moving wire, that carries people on skis to the top of slopes that they can then ski down
Translations of “ski lift”
in Chinese (Traditional) (運送滑雪者上坡的)滑雪電纜車…
in Chinese (Simplified) (运送滑雪者上坡的)上山吊椅…
(Definition of ski lift from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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