rise

  1. a growth in strength or number or importance
  2. the act of changing location in an upward direction
  3. an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
  4. a movement upward
  5. the amount a salary is increased
  6. a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
  7. an increase in cost
  8. increase in price or value

Rise

Rise is slang for to listen credulously; become foolishly angry; be wound up.
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Rise

Rise is slang for to listen credulously; become foolishly angry; be wound up.
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Rise

Bottom of low relief at the base of the continental slope
Found on http://life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/glossary.rs.html

rise

[Verb] Plural form: rises. To get larger or more.
Example: House prices rose by 4% last month.
See also: increase
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

Rise

Vertical distance between two adjacent stair treads
Found on http://www.fmb.org.uk/find-a-builder/helpful-advice/jargon-buster/?locale=e

Rise

The vertical distance between two adjacent stair treads.
Found on http://www.interbuilders.co.uk/glossary/r/rise.html

Rise

Increase in height per unit length of a roof.
Found on http://www.corusconstruction.com/en/design_guidance/the_blue_book/

RISE

Research and Information State Education Trust
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20795

RISE

Pathology Resident In-Service Examination
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Rise

Vertical height of arch from springing level to the crown of the intrados.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20934

Rise

vertical height between springing line and underside of keystone. See arch. (Illustration)
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20935

Rise

The vertical distance between the spring line of an arch or vault and the keystone or boss.
Found on http://www.virtualani.org/glossary/index.htm

rise

ascent noun the act of changing location in an upward direction
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rise

noun a growth in strength or number or importance
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rise

hike 1 cost increase noun an increase in cost; `they asked for a 10% rise in rates`
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rise

ascent noun a movement upward; `they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon`
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rise

verb return from the dead; `Christ is risen!`; `The dead are to uprise`
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Rise

- The vertical distance from the eaves line to the ridge. Also the vertical distance from stair tread to stair tread (and not to exceed 7 ½').
Found on http://www.homebuildingmanual.com/Glossary.htm

Rise

  The vertical distance from the eaves line to the ridge.
Found on http://www.pmel.org/Roofing-Glossary.htm

Rise

Vertical distance from the finished floor level of the terminal landing to the finished floor of the top landing. See also: Travel
Found on http://www.thyssenkruppelevator.com/glossary.html

Rise

The vertical distance from the bottom to the top of an entity.
Found on http://www.areforum.org/up/GeneralStructures/JOIST%20AND%20STRUCTURAL%20GLO

Rise

A sign that sheep are ready for shearing. The previous winter's greasy wool is lifted away from the skin by new wool that is much easier to cut. The Rise is seen as a yellowish line.
Found on http://www.farm-direct.co.uk/shared/glossary.html

Rise

The rise of a flight is the vertical distance between the floors or landings connected by the flight. The individual rise is the vertical measurement from top of tread to top of tread.
Found on http://home.btconnect.com/FLIGHTWISE-JOINE/glossary.php

Rise

A sign that sheep are ready for shearing. The previous winter's greasy wool is lifted away from the skin by new wool that is much easier to cut. The Rise is seen as a yellowish line.
Found on http://www.farm-direct.co.uk/shared/glossary.html
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