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Overview of noun lever

The noun lever has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) lever

(a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum)

2. lever

(a simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum)

3. lever, lever tumbler

(a flat metal tumbler in a lever lock)


Overview of verb lever

The verb lever has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pry, prise, prize, lever, jimmy

(to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock": "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail")

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