Elevator head

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Elevator head See under Elevator Feed, etc.
    • Elevator head the boxes in which the upper pulley, belt, and lower pulley, respectively, run in a grain elevator.
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Usage

In literature:

Then he headed for the elevator shafts.
"What The Left Hand Was Doing" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Deerfoot picked up his weapon, held his other hand over his head, and began carefully descending the elevation.
"Deerfoot in The Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
Let the gun be well elevated, so as to fire over their heads.
"The Young Castellan" by George Manville Fenn
They had drooping hind-quarters like the giraffe, though in a much less degree, shoulders greatly elevated, and long narrow heads.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
His head was elevated and pointed this way.
"The Terror from the Depths" by Sewell Peaslee Wright
He knew when he was carried under an elevated system by the crashing roar of trains over his head.
"The Mind Master" by Arthur J. Burks
They elevated their heads, pricked their ears, snuffed the air and the animal of the parson trembled with terror.
"A Waif of the Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
The muscle 1 draws the head back and elevates the chin.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
His flat head, elevated a few inches above his heavy coil, turned anxiously with the sounds in the grass.
"Wings of the Wind" by Credo Harris
When pursued, it elevates its head, like an ostrich, and runs with great swiftness.
"Happy Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
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In news:

The US Consumer Safety Commission has issued a statement about serious head injuries to infants using the popular Bumbo seat on elevated surfaces.
((The head of this lab was here at Picnic doing his elevator pitch, and I don't think he's kidding.
On a bright mid-October afternoon, Jimmy Dunne III gets out of an elevator on the 19th floor of a New York City skyscraper, marches through a set of generic glass doors, and heads into a small office overflowing with people.
BHHS freshman Brenna Clarke elevates to get her head on the ball during the Bruins' victory.
We caught up tonight with new BC High head football coach Joe Gaff , who was officially elevated from Defensive Coordinator and named successor to Jon Bartlett this afternoon.
Obama elevates Small Business Administration head to Cabinet, seeks authority to merge agencies.
A hiker heading toward the summit of Wright Peak, which reaches an elevation of 4,580 feet.
0The model VA & VAX bucket elevator alignment control is designed to indicate when the head or boot section of a bucket elevator drifts too far out of alignment .
Malden Catholic today announced the elevation of Pat Driscoll to head baseball coach and Athletic Director, both from interim status.
Oregon track & field: Robert Johnson calls his elevation to head coach 'an amazing opportunity'.
Magician Rich Ferguson loses his head in the latest elevator prank.
Every salesperson worth his quarterly bonus has an elevator speech in his head.
718-852-2700 The elevated Mexican fare put together by the team behind Colonie (hominy-and-pig's-head posole, sweetbread tacos) is worth the trip to this artfully old-timey space.
Published Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012, at 10:38 a.m. Kansas State men's basketball elevated Chris Lowery from assistant coach to associate head coach Wednesday.
Slavens Racing gave our fresh KTM 300 a head and cylinder mod as well as a thoroughly tested Mountain Jetting Kit, designed for riding about 8,000 feet of elevation.
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In science:

The tower is about 9 m in height and is supported by a concrete foundation. The tower supports the azimuth bearing, the azimuth drive system and the head as well. The yoke consisting of a right and left part is mounted on the head and holds the elevation bearings and drive systems in place.
Status of the CTA medium size telescope prototype
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