English Vocabulary tips & definition with Gymglish.
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to increase (by 10%): to make bigger or larger, to expand (by 10%)
to decrease to make smaller, to reduce
an increase: an addition, an augmentation, a rise, a raise
(the) increased (sales): (the) larger, expanded, greater (sales)

Pronunciation examples
UK: We should increase the amount of fruit that we eat.
US: There has been a sharp increase in interest rates.

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