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Definition of raising:

  1. of Raise
  2. Specifically, the operation or work of setting up the frame of a building; as, to help at a raising.
  3. The act of lifting, setting up, elevating, exalting, producing, or restoring to life.
  4. The operation of embossing sheet metal, or of forming it into cup- shaped or hollow articles, by hammering, stamping, or spinning.


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