n.1.One who, or that which, raises or lifts up anything.
2.A mechanical contrivance, usually an endless belt or chain with a series of scoops or buckets, for transferring grain to an upper loft for storage.
3.A cage or platform (called an elevator car) and the hoisting machinery in a hotel, warehouse, mine, etc., for conveying persons, goods, etc., to or from different floors or levels; - called in England a lift; the cage or platform itself.
4.A building for elevating, storing, and discharging, grain.
5.(Anat.) A muscle which serves to raise a part of the body, as the leg or the eye.
6.(Surg.) An instrument for raising a depressed portion of a bone.
7.(Aëronautics) 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.
Elevator head
the boxes in which the upper pulley, belt, and lower pulley, respectively, run in a grain elevator.
Elevator shoes
shoes having unusually thick soles and heels, designed to make a person appear taller than he or she actually is.
Noun1.elevator - lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
Synonyms: lift
2.elevator - the airfoil on the tailplane of an aircraft that makes it ascend or descend
To dream that you are ascending in an elevator, signifies that you will quickly rise to status and wealth. You may have risen to a higher level of consciousness and are looking at the world from an elevated viewpoint. Descending in an elevator, denotes that misfortunes will crush and discourage you. The up and down action of the elevator may represent the ups and downs of your life go emerging out of and submerging into your subconscious. To dream that the elevator is out of order or that it is not letting you off, symbolizes that your emotions have gotten out of control.aerofoil, airfoil, control surface, horizontal tail, surface
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