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upsize

[uhp-sahyz] /ˈʌpˌsaɪz/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), upsized, upsizing.
1.
to increase in size, as by hiring additional employees; expand:
to upsize a business.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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  • Provide voltage drop calculations and upsize conductors accordingly.
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British Dictionary definitions for upsize

upsize

/ˈʌpˌsaɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to increase the operating costs of (a company) by increasing the number of people it employs
2.
to increase the size of or produce a larger version of (something)
Word Origin
C20: modelled on downsize
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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