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raised

adjective

: higher than the surrounding area or surface

Full Definition of RAISED

1
a :  done in relief
b :  having a nap
2
:  leavened with yeast rather than with baking powder or baking soda

Examples of RAISED

  1. a plaque with raised lettering
  2. <due to raised levels of mercury in the water, there is a warning against eating the local shrimp>

First Known Use of RAISED

1599

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