lift from

lift something from someone or something

to raise something off someone or something. Please lift this burden from me. I lifted the glass from the tray carefully.
See also: lift
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The pendant makes it easy for technicians to operate the lift from anywhere in the bay, for more efficient spotting and lifting.
Patented, intuitive controls are located on each column, so the technician can operate the lift from whichever corner of the vehicle is most convenient.