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- v. To increase rapidly to a new value.
- v. To increase (something) rapidly to a new value; to cause (something) to ramp up.
- v. To start up; to be in an initial phase of rapid increase.
- v. To start (something) up; to cause (something) to ramp up.
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- v. bolster or strengthen
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