Definition of Elevator. Meaning of Elevator. Synonyms of Elevator

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Definition of Elevator

Elevator
Elevator El"e*va`tor, n. (A["e]ronautics) A movable plane or group of planes used to control the altitude or fore-and-aft poise or inclination of an airship or flying machine.

Meaning of Elevator from wikipedia

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- An elevator pitch, elevator speech, or elevator statement is a short description of an idea, product, or company that explains the concept in a way such...
- Play media A space elevator is a proposed type of planet-to-space transportation system. The main component would be a cable (also called a tether) anc****d...
- A grain elevator is an agrarian facility complex designed to stockpile or store grain. In the grain trade, the term "grain elevator" also describes a...
- Elevators are flight control surfaces, usually at the rear of an aircraft, which control the aircraft's pitch, and therefore the angle of attack and the...
- Elevator shoes are shoes that have thickened sections of the insoles (known as shoe lifts) under the heels to make the wearer appear taller, or "elevate"...
- (branded as the Otis Elevator Company, its former legal name) is an American company that develops, manufactures and markets elevators, escalators, moving...
- An elevator mechanic is someone who constructs, modernizes, repairs, or services conveyances. Typically elevator mechanics only work on elevators, escalators...
- operated elevator. Being an effective elevator operator required many skills. Manual elevators were often controlled by a large lever. The elevator operator...
- A Shabbat elevator is an elevator which works in a special mode, operating automatically, to satisfy the Jewish law requiring Jews to abstain from operating...