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Cable

… refer to a heavy strong rope. In mechanics cables, otherwise known as wire ropes, are used for lifting, hauling and towing or conveying force through tension. In electrical engineering cables are used to carry electric currents. An optical cable contains one or more optical fibers in a protective jacket that supports the fibers.

Synonyms of cable

adjective: funicular; verb: wire, telegraph; noun: rope, wire, cablegram, cord, hawser; plural: ropes, wires, cablegrams, cords, hawsers; …

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Can-Can

… costumes with long skirts, petticoats, and black stockings. The main features of the dance are the lifting and manipulation of the skirts, with high kicking and suggestive, provocative body movements.

Synonyms of can-can

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Spatula

… A kitchen utensil consisting of a flat surface attached to a long handle, used for turning, lifting or stirring food.

Complete definition

The term spatula is used to refer to various small implements with a broad, flat, flexible blade used to mix, spread and lift materials including foods, drugs, plaster and paints. The term derives from the Latin word for a flat piece of wood or splint (a diminutive form of the Latin spatha, meaning broadsword), and hence can also refer to a …

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Elevator

… edifice, elevator car, car, dumbwaiter, food elevator, freight elevator, service elevator, lifting device, paternoster.

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Work

… terms: lavation, washing, wash, action, procedure, operation, service, polishing, shining, heavy lifting, housewifery, housekeeping, housework, ironing, busywork, make-work, logging, loose end, unfinished, nightwork, paperwork, social service, welfare work, toil, subbing, substituting, investigating, investigation, care, tending, attention, aid, duty, missionary work, mission, spadework, timework, project, task, undertaking, coursework.

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Shrug

… or indifference.

Complete definition

A shrug is a gesture that is performed by lifting both shoulders up, and is an indication of an individual either not knowing an answer to a question, or not caring about a result. It can also be used when someone is simply ignoring the person’s question. It may be accentuated with raised eyebrows and/or an exaggerated frown. It is very common in Western culture, rather than saying “I don’t know”, they would simply perform a …

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Lift

… elevate, heave; noun: elevator, elevation, hoist; plural: elevators, lifts, hoists; lift as verb: lifting – present participle; lifts – 3rd person singular present; lifted – past participle; lifted – past tense.

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Outer space

Association:

- Overcoming personal reality.

Question:

- What I want to know (to find out) about higher being?

In general:

Dreaming that you are alone and scared in some place of outer space, then you are lonely at the moment and you have lost direction in your life.

Psychologically:

Outer space in dream is a symbol of the intellectual environment of the dreamer.

Traditionally:

Comment by Aisling magee: … a hot air baloon lifting off in the pitch black and it …

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Drawbridge

In General:

Drawbridge that spans a moat of a castle and is lowered, and if you then walks across it, points to open your ears out with a related project. A drawbridge that is not lowered, indicates impending trouble.

Psychologically:

The nightmare does not reach its destination because it is too late. The saving castle is not scaled, because the bridge is raised. If the bridge is …

Comment by Elba: … saw a drawbridge lifting up. When it got all the way up, …

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