increase

  1. a quantity that is added
  2. a process of becoming larger or more numerous or more important

increase

[Verb] To get bigger.
Example: Her savings have increased by 5%.
See also: rise, double
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increase

[n] - a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important 2. [n] - a change resulting in an increase 3. [n] - the amount by which something increases 4. [n] - the act of increasing something 5. [v] - become bigger or greater in amount 6. [v] - make bigger or more
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Increase

In·crease' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Increased ; present participle & verbal noun Increasing .] [ Middle English incresen , encresen , enrescen , Old French encreistre , from Latin ...
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Increase

In·crease' transitive verb To augment or make greater in bulk, quantity, extent, value, or amount, etc.; to add to; to extend; to lengthen; to enhance; to aggravate; as, to increase one's possessions, influence. « I will increase the famine.» Ezek. v. 16. « Mak...
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Increase

In'crease noun [ Middle English encres , encresse . See Increase , intransitive verb ] 1. Addition or enlargement in size, extent, quantity, number, intensity, value, substance, etc.; augmentation; growth. « As if increase of appetite...
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increase

1. To become greater or more in size, quantity, number, degree, value, intensity, power, authority, reputation, wealth; to grow; to augment; to advance; opposed to decrease. 'The waters increased and bare up the ark.' (Gen. Vii. 17) 'He must increase, but I must decrease.' (John III. 30) 'The heavens forbid But that our loves and comforts should in...
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increase

step-up noun the act of increasing something; `he gave me an increase in salary`
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increase

increment noun the amount by which something increases; `they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare`
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increase

noun a change resulting in an increase; `the increase is scheduled for next month`
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increase

verb become bigger or greater in amount; `The amount of work increased`
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Increase

• (v. i.) Progeny; issue; offspring. • (v. t.) To augment or make greater in bulk, quantity, extent, value, or amount, etc.; to add to; to extend; to lengthen; to enhance; to aggravate; as, to increase one`s possessions, influence. • (v. i.) To become more nearly full; to show more of the surface; to wax; as, the moon increases. &bul...
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increase

Type: Term Pronunciation: in′krēs Definitions: 1. Any growth in quantity.
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Increase

[knitting] In knitting, an increase is the creation of one or more new stitches, which may be done by various methods that create distinctive effects in the fabric. ==Methods of Single Increasing (knitting)== Finally, a large number of increases in a row is best done by casting on; examples include buttonholes, etc. ==Role in fabric shaping...
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Increase


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Increase

to add to the number of colonies, usually by dividing those on hand.
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Increase

To work additional stitches according to instructions—most typically by a) creating two stitches from one stitch by knitting twice into the same stitch; b) creating two stitches from one stitch by purling twice into the same stitch; or c) using the right needle to pick up the yarn, place it on the left needle, and knit an additional stitch into t...
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