A white, waxlike substance taken from the oil in the head of a sperm whale or dolphin, used in making cosmetics, ointments, candles, etc.
To move upwards.
To rise slowly or steadily; ascend:
To climb or ascend:
To improve or refine (someone or someone's manners, appearance, etc.) as by removing crudeness or vulgarity
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
To lubricate with grease.
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To cause to shine, as a light.
In a smooth manner
To grow in loudness or intensity:
To get by buying and selling:
To get to be; become
To come to be
To surge up
To increase or improve suddenly above the normal or usual level:
To increase in number, amount, extent, or degree; specif., to increase by procreation
To increase or have the power to increase the size or volume of an image or a sound.
To increase, enlarge, or intensify:
To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
To increase in amount, force, etc.; grow or intensify
(Electricity) To increase the voltage of (a circuit).
(Electronics) To increase the strength of (an electrical signal) by means of an amplifier
(Intransitive) To increase or become great.
To decrease gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
To become reduced in amount or value; dwindle:
To distribute over a surface in a layer:
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