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He could hardly raise the injured arm at all.
A number of children raised their hands.
With a shaky hand, he slowly raised the cup to his lips.
The money could be found by raising income tax by two per cent.
They had raised their prices to unreasonable levels.
Are there any other questions you would like to raise at the meeting?
We will raise the issue of working hours with the manager.
For most parents, raising a family is a positive challenge.
The children were raised as vegetarians.
This seems strange to someone born and raised in the city.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
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