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Noun
Plural for a rigid bar designed to aid in lifting or forcing things apart
“The fresco in St. Clemente clearly shows a Roman master as well as workmen dragging a column and lifting it with a lever.”
Noun
Plural for a projecting arm or handle that is moved to operate a mechanism
“Just gently pull a small chrome lever to apply the electronic parking brake.”
Noun
Plural for a pedal that is used to operate a mechanism
“If the operator kept his foot on the lever a few seconds too long, it would cause a second descent.”
Noun
Plural for iron lever
Noun
Swapes or shadoofs
Noun
Plural for the part by which a thing is held, carried, or controlled
Noun
Plural for a strengthening piece of iron or timber used in building or carpentry
Noun
Plural for a firm contact or grip
Verb
To open or pull out or apart, especially with a lever or similar tool
“Now the English wall had broken, and the Normans were able to lever open the cracks.”
Verb
To remove or extract
“Carefully remove the covering and lever out the nails with the end of an old screwdriver.”
Verb
To move something by exerting force
“It was sometimes necessary to use a crowbar to lever it into position on the table.”
Verb
To raise, move, or pull out or apart, typically with an instrument
Verb
To lift or move to a higher position or level
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