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Synonyms for uplift

Synonyms for uplift

Synonyms for uplift

(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)

a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts

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lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces

lift up or elevate

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Mr Durrani wants Uplift to be known for being a truly local service--he envisages patients will be 45 minutes from a surgery clinic--with a network of independent optometrists helping to refer.
This motivates us to study precision that can be obtained determining the postglacial land uplift rate at an arbitrary point within the Fennoscandian area, because we will want to use the already known uplift rates to project geodetic heights forward in time.
The rating uplift did not fully reflect such support, S&P said, since the ratings agency did not rate any bank in VietNam above the foreign currency sovereign rating.
developing oil and gas leases in an area known as the Central Montana Uplift.
Qazizada added 25 new uplift projects at the cost of 26 million will start in Oba district and will be completed in three months.
one defined by the scientific pursuit of truth rather than by cultural uplift through the stewardship of commercial elites.
Simple outdoor activities will really make a difference to how you feel and now you can get the same kind of uplift from your laundry thanks to new Bold 2in1 with the refreshing fragrance of Apple Blossom and Lime Zest.
Both theory and field observation indicate that the arrival of mantle plumes can generate regional uplift over areas of plate, measuring 1000's of kilometres in diameter.
One such hero is Jean Baptiste, whose comments on racial uplift reveal that he shares his creator's beliefs: "If I could actually succeed, it would mean so much to the credit of a multitude of others.
as an expert on social issues and provided the foundation from which he could engage and address the nation regarding the concept of uplift and the "Negro Problem.
While traditional literacy programs focus mainly on getting adults to read and write, the UPLIFT method incorporates other kinds of knowledge--such as how to combat malaria, how to make compost, and how to obtain better nutrition--into its outreach.
Testing data were collected and analyzed statistically to determine mean values and variance of the uplift capacity for each specimen group.
But the uplift is occurring, as The Register-Guard's Karen McCowan reported in an Oct.
Yet if civic schooling attempts to inculcate civic virtue, it can lead to the subordination of knowledge to civic uplift.
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