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upright
Part of Speech: Noun
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2. In an erect position or posture; perpendicular; vertical, or nearly vertical; pointing upward; as, an upright tree.
4. Conformable to moral rectitude.
5. Stretched out face upward; flat on the back.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A tool made from a flat strip of steel with chisel edges at both ends, bent into horseshoe, the opening between the cutting edges being adjustable, used for reducing splits to skeins. Called in full upright shave.
2. Something standing upright, as a piece of timber in a building. See Illust. of Frame.
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