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upraise

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1 to move from a lower to a higher place or position
  • the runner's arms were upraised in a sign of victory as he crossed the finish line

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2 to fix in an upright position
  • archaeologists are still not sure how the mysterious statues on Easter Island were upraised

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The first known use of upraise was in the 14th century

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“Upraise.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/upraise. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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