n. (v.) The process or result of raising a portion of the Earth`s crust through different tectonic mechanisms.
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[n] - a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts 2. [v] - lift up from the earth 3. [v] - lift up or elevate
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The raising of a call charge by a pre-determined amount, usually as a percentage of the original cost.
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<geology> A raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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noun a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
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• (v. t.) To lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift the arm; to uplift a rock. • (n.) A raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like.
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in geology, vertical elevation of the Earth`s surface in response to natural causes. Broad, relatively slow and gentle uplift is termed warping, or ... [6 related articles]
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[science fiction] In science fiction, uplift is the development or transformation of animals into an intelligent race by other, already-intelligent beings. The concept appears in David Brin`s Uplift series and other science fiction works. ==History of the concept== The concept can be traced ...
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The wind load on a member which causes a load in the upward direction. The gross uplift is determined from various codes and is generally a horizontal wind pressure multiplied by a factor to establish the uplift pressure. The net uplift is the gross uplift minus the allowable portion of dead load in...
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In geology an uplift is a raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like.
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1) Ascension 2) Ascent 3) Buoy 4) Elevate 5) Fill with optimism 6) Improvement 7) Rise 8) Rising 9) Upheaval 10) Upthrow 11) Upthrust
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