Definitions

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  • adj. Raised; elevated.
  • v. Raise (a person’s) spirits or lighten (his) mood; relieve (someone of a mental or emotional burden).
  • v. Raise; elevate.
  • v. Rise up.

Etymologies

From relevāt-, the perfect passive participial stem of the Classical Latin relevō ("I raise”, “I lighten”, “I relieve”, “I alleviate"); compare the Middle French and Modern French relever, as well as the English relevation. (Wiktionary)
From the Classical Latin relevātus ("elevated”, “lightened”, “relieved”, “alleviated"), the perfect passive participle of relevō; compare the Italian rilevato. (Wiktionary)

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