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scale up

1. To climb up something. How long do you think it will take us to scale up the mountain?
2. To increase something in size or scope. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "scale" and "up." With this sudden increase in funding, we can finally scale up our research project! Can you scale this drawing up? I'd love to have a model to present to the board.
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scale up

v.
1. To climb up something; ascend something: The hikers scaled up the side of the mountain.
2. To increase the scope or extent of something according to a standard or by degrees; increase something in calculated amounts: The company scaled up its operations to meet the growing demand. The city scaled its efforts up to reduce crime.
See also: scale, up
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21) Scale Up values partnership between corporations and members of society in running plantations, and understands that such partnership is made possible through mediation to resolve plantation conflicts.
The Total Early-stage Entrepreneurial Activity (TEA) a measure of the number of people in the UK adult working-age population who are a nascent entrepreneur or owner-manager of a new business fell by almost 4 percentage points up to the end of 2015, showing the UK is producing fewer businesses with ambitions to scale up.
By supporting start-ups we need to turn them in scale ups," Atamer added.
In light of the recent accelerated activity in the biomass to energy market, from project proliferation to technology scale ups and consolidation throughout the supply chain, as well as recent expressions of interest by third parties in possible transactions with the company, it is now appropriate to initiate an external process to formally explore strategic alternatives," stated Andrew Kingston.
Both Taichung and Utrecht will offer their cities as the living labs and testbeds for startups and scale ups from each other's region.
Our research shows that the number of high growth businesses fell last year and we are determined to do everything we can to ensure fast growing businesses don't miss out, which is why we are extending our own High Growth fund for scale ups to PS200m.
Savills notes that one of the key drivers behind the rise in popularity of serviced office space is the expansion of the tech sector and, more specifically, start-ups and scale ups.
The UK is a world leader in start ups, we need to invest to make them successful scale ups.
This will allow you to determine the success of new launches and the potential of scale ups to look-alike audiences