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upswell

[uhp-swel] /ʌpˈswɛl/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), upswelled, upswelled or upswollen, upswelling.
1.
to swell up.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see up-, swell
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  • Boosting supplies of oil and metals to meet this structural upswell in demand is not easy.
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upswell

/ʌpˈswɛl/
verb -swells, -swelling, -swelled, -swelled, -swollen
1.
(rare) to swell up or cause to swell up
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