Rise

As in ascending above the horizon, for the technical definition, please follow this link to the U.S. Naval Observatory's Astronomical Applications.

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

  The vertical distance from the eaves line to the ridge.
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Rise

In stairs, the vertical height of a step or flight of stairs.
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RISE

Reliability Improved Selected Equipment
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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').
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rise

[n] - a movement upward 2. [n] - a growth in strength or number or importance 3. [n] - an increase in cost 4. [n] - the act of changing location in an upward direction 5. [v] - rise up 6. [v] - grow in volume, as under the influence of heat or fermentation 7. [v] - increase in volume 8. [v] - come up, of celestial...
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Rise

• (v. i.) To cause to rise; as, to rise a fish, or cause it to come to the surface of the water; to rise a ship, or bring it above the horizon by approaching it; to raise. • (v. i.) To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. • (v.) To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pith; as, to rise a tone or semitone. • (v....
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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 the act of changing location in an upward direction
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Rise

[perfume] Rise (also known as Beyoncé Rise) is a perfume endorsed by Beyoncé and distributed through division Coty Beauty of manufacturer Coty, Inc. She collaborated with perfumer Loc Dong from the company International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) for creating the scent. It marks her third fragrance following the release of Heat (2010) and...
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rise

[Verb] Plural form: rises. To get larger or more.
Example: House prices rose by 4% last month.
See also: increase
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Rise

Rise intransitive verb [ imperfect Rose ; past participle Risen ; present participle & verbal noun Rising .] [ Anglo-Saxon rīsan ; akin to Old Saxon rīsan , Dutch rijzen
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Rise

Rise noun 1. The act of rising, or the state of being risen. 2. The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step. 3. Land which is somewhat hi...
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Rise

Rise transitive verb [ See Rise , intransitive verb ] 1. To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. 2. To cause to rise; as, to rise a fish, or cause it to come to the surface of the water; to rise a ship, or bring it above ...
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rise

1. To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait. ... To ascend or float in a fluid, as gases or vapors in air, cork in water, and the like. ... To move upward under the influence of a pr...
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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.
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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.
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Rise

action of a trout as it rises for a fly on the water's surface.
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Rise

Bottom of low relief at the base of the continental slope
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Rise

Bottom of low relief at the base of the continental slope
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rise

go up, get higher
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Rise

Increase in height per unit length of a roof.
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RISE

Pathology Resident In-Service Examination
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Rise

Refers to the heights of stone, generally used in reference to veneer stone.
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