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up-and-down

adjective

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as in vertical, plumb

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The first known use of up-and-down was in the 12th century

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“Up-and-down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/up-and-down. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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