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increased

adjective

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being at a higher level than average
  • an increased concentration of sugar in the bloodstream

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increased

verb
past tense of increase

Synonyms & Antonyms of increased (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • the number of Internet users increased exponentially during the 1990s

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The first known use of increased was in 1540

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“Increased.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/in-creased. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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