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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyscale up
he/she/itscales up
present participlescaling up
past tensescaled up
past participlescaled up
  1. to make something larger in size, amount etc than it used to be

    An order this size means scaling up our production capacity.

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… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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