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erect
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 13
1. Upright, or having a vertical position; not inverted; not leaning or bent; not prone; as, to stand erect.
2. Directed upward; raised; uplifted.
3. Bold; confident; free from depression; undismayed.
6. Elevated, as the tips of wings, heads of serpents, etc.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To raise, as a building; to build; to construct; as, to erect a house or a fort; to set up; to put together the component parts of, as of a machine.
5. To set up as an assertion or consequence from premises, or the like.
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