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ramp up

verb (adverb)
to increase or cause to increase
(intransitive) to increase the effort involved in a process
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  • He helped Porter wheel the ramp up to the door of the ship and then followed him up the steps.

    By Proxy Gordon Randall Garrett
  • Then the Pathans and Peterson's troopers, circling round the walls of the monastery, found a ramp up which they could climb.

    The Unveiling of Lhasa Edmund Candler

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