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expand (up)on (something)

To discuss a topic in more detail. This is such an important point that I'd like you to expand upon it when you revise your paper.
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expand (up)on something

 and enlarge (up)on something
Fig. to add detail to a report about something; to say more about something. Would you please expand upon that last remark? Would you care to enlarge upon your remarks?
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The Seventh Question: If things expand upon heating and contract upon cooling, then why does a flask full of water break when water within it freezes?
We continue to grow our Netcordia team and the support from Trinity and Novak Biddle will allow us to continue to meet, and expand upon our business objectives, design superior products, and offer premium customer service to Netcordia customers.
Our goal is to further enhance ACG's international relationships, while working to expand upon our roster of clients and projects.
UHS is pleased to expand upon our group purchasing relationship with MedAssets Supply Chain Systems," stated Francine Crockett, Executive Director, Purchased Resources, University Health System.
The program is designed to expand upon a 236 metre vertical drill hole intersection grading almost 0.
In 2003, with the casino's increase in popularity, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians announced plans for the construction of a new, state-of-the-art facility that would expand upon the existing gaming options, adding several new, cutting-edge amenities.
Our solution provided a way to capture and expand upon subject matter expertise in an exciting new format geared specifically towards a changing training environment.
These additional funds will enable Beijing Med-Pharm to expand upon our acquisition and licensing strategy throughout China.
We expect the VA to expand upon these financial benefits as we enter into the second year of this partnership and use of iMedConsent continues to expand within the VA health system.
I look forward to working with Bill McCormick, Mark Walter, and the company's employees as we expand upon the company's successes in the electrical and energy related fields," remarked Reed.
Increased combined ability to develop intellectual property assets and expand upon OXIS' customized assay development business.
Going forward, we will expand upon our successful strategy of offering both modules and highly integrated ODU solutions to the telecommunications community and broaden our role as a leader in the design and manufacture of high frequency devices.
This role provides me with the chance to help the Inlet team expand upon their existing success and momentum, and to generate even more opportunity for the company.
With our additional investment, our goal is to expand upon the already strong base for this historic property, and to continue the resort's impressive market hold.