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  • v. To show up; to appear suddenly or unexpectedly.
  • v. To increase the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.
  • v. To reposition by rotating, flipping, etc. upwards.
  • v. To belay or make fast a line on a cleat or pin.
  • n. A stroke of good luck.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. be shown or be found to be
  • v. discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining
  • v. find by digging in the ground
  • v. bend or lay so that one part covers the other
  • v. appear or become visible; make a showing


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