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raised adj
1 above the surround or above the normal position; "a raised design"; "raised eyebrows" [ant: lowered]
2 embellished with a raised pattern created by pressure or embroidery; "brocaded silk"; "an embossed satin"; "embossed leather"; "raised needlework"; "raised metalwork" [syn: brocaded, embossed]
3 leavened usually with yeast; "raised bread"
4 increased especially to abnormal levels; "the raised prices frightened away customers"; "inflated wages"; "an inflated economy" [syn: raised(a), inflated]

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