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8 entries found for upper.
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Main Entry: 1upĚper
Pronunciation: primarystressschwap-schwar
Function: adjective
1 : higher in physical position, rank, or order <the upper lip> <upper management>
2 : being the smaller and more restricted branch of a two-house legislature
3 capitalized : of, relating to, or being a later geologic period or formation <the Upper Cretaceous period>
4 : being toward the interior : further inland <the upper Amazon>
5 : NORTHERN <upper New York state>

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