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raise

[rāz]
(mining engineering)
A shaftlike mine opening, driven upward from a level to connect with a level above, or to the surface.

RAISE

Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering
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What you need is two big fans there'' to bid against each other and raise the stakes, she said.
the developer of such classic strategy games as STAR TREK: STARFLEET COMMAND, CONQUEST OF THE NEW WORLD and CASTLES, MASTER OF ORION 3 features a wide range of multi-player and solitaire play options, 16 highly distinctive alien races, and a level of graphics and interface design that will raise the stakes for the entire genre.
Mac, owner of Woodland Hills Car Wash, said a 90-cent minimum wage increase approved by the Senate on Tuesday will force him to pass on costs to consumers and raise the stakes in what is already a competitive industry.