backlift

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backlift

(ˈbækˌlɪft)
n
the backward movement of a cricket bat in preparation for a swinga mechanical device designed to lift a person from a bedthe lifting of weights using one's backa new form of cosmetic surgery intended to reduce signs of ageing (rolls of skin and bulges of fat) on a woman's back
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But it was the finish that put the icing on this cake - the shortest of backlifts to curl a deceptively powerful shot inside the top bin.
Aussie batsmen honed on hard pitches have higher backlifts and play with higher hands than Englishmen.
Top strikers like Ruud van Nistelrooy don't have high backlifts but they can hit the ball low and hard in areas where the keeper can't reach.