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increase / aumentar
 
increase   [ɪnˈkri:s]
A. -intransitive verb
[number, size, speed, pain]   aumentar
[prices, temperature, pressure]   subir,   aumentar
[wages, salaries, productivity, popularity]   aumentar
·to increase in number
·aumentar
·to increase in weight/volume/size/value
·aumentar de peso/volumen/tamaño/valor
·to increase by 100
·aumentar en 100
·to increase from 8% to 10%
·aumentar de 8 a 10 por ciento
B. [ɪnˈkri:s]
-transitive verb
[+number, size, speed, pain]   aumentar
[+prices, temperature, pressure]   subir,   aumentar
[+wages, salaries, taxes, interest rates, productivity]   aumentar
·to increase one'noun efforts
·redoblar sus esfuerzos
·there has been an increased interest in his work
·ha aumentado el interénoun por su trabajo
·profits were the result of increased efficiency
·los beneficios eran el resultado de una mayor eficiencia
C. [ˈɪnkri:s]
-noun
(generally)   aumento (m),   incremento (m)
a. [of prices]   subida (f),   aumento (m)
·an increase in size/volume
·un aumento de tamaño/volumen
·an increase of £5/10%
·un aumento de 5 libras/del 10 por ciento
·to be on the increase
·estar or ir en aumento
 
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