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Main Entry: 1up·ward
Pronunciation: primarystressschwap-wschward
Variant(s): or up·wards /-wschwardz/
Function: adverb
1 : in a direction from lower to higher <the land rises upward>
2 : toward a higher or better condition <worked my way upward in the business>
3 : toward a greater amount or higher number, degree, or rate <prices shot upward>

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