chairlift


chair·lift

noun \ˈcher-ˌlift\

: a series of seats that hang from a moving cable and that carry people (such as skiers) up and down a mountain

Full Definition of CHAIRLIFT

:  a motor-driven conveyor consisting of a series of seats suspended from a cable and used for transporting skiers or sightseers up or down a long slope or mountainside

First Known Use of CHAIRLIFT

1940

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