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upstretched

[uhp-strecht] /ʌpˈstrɛtʃt/
adjective
1.
stretched upward, as the arms.
Origin of upstretched
1555-1565
1555-65; up- + stretch + -ed2
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  • With upstretched neck, the head held horizontal and the bill partly open, they utter the trumpeting call.
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upstretched

/ʌpˈstrɛtʃt/
adjective
1.
(esp of the arms) stretched or raised up
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