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ramp

2 verb
     
ramp2

ramp something ↔ up

phrasal verb
1 to try to persuade people that a company's shares are worth more than they really are:
To ramp up a share price during a takeover bid is unacceptable.
2 if a company ramps up an activity, it increases it:
Producers can quickly ramp up production.
ramp-up noun [countable usually singular]

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