uprate

verb
up·​rate | \ ˈəp-ˌrāt How to pronounce uprate (audio) \
uprated; uprating; uprates

Definition of uprate

transitive verb

: upgrade specifically : to improve the power output of (a machine, such as an engine)

First Known Use of uprate

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Uprate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uprate. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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