J-bar lift

noun
\ ˈjā-ˌbär- How to pronounce J-bar lift (audio) \

Definition of J-bar lift

: a ski lift having a series of J-shaped bars each of which pulls one skier

First Known Use of J-bar lift

1954, in the meaning defined above

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“J-bar lift.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/J-bar%20lift. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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