expand (up)on (something)

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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 '285 patent expands upon the company's previous patents in the area of applying psychological behavioral models to automatically analyze customer interactions.
THE PASSIVE SOLAR HOUSE: COMPLETE GUIDE TO HEATING AND COOLING YOUR HOME expands upon the prior edition, adding more knowledge gathered from some thirty years of data gathering from existing, successful solar houses.
The Notes section expands upon the role of each animal in ancient Southwestern culture.
GB-Ware takes advantage of technological advances in hardware and security as it expands upon the foundation of GB-Pro, GTA's original floppy-based firewall product.
The AAP's new policy cunningly expands upon that approach by focusing on the needs of children of "gay" parents.
This program expands upon successful initiatives such as the Lower Manhattan revitalization plan and the Plug 'n' Go Program, which helped to revitalize Downtown Manhattan and create the high-tech industry in New York City.
If a material's cross section expands upon stretching, its Poisson's ratio is negative (SN: 3/14/87).
Because Spenser locates virtue "deepe within the mynd," Ross here expands upon the ambiguities of value characteristically expressed by conflicts due to the customs of particular castles.
As part of the agreement, which expands upon an existing arrangement, Union Carbide will supply butanol as raw material from its plant in Taft, LA.
0 also expands upon the tools that business customers demand; including collaboration, calendars, contacts, tasks, folders, notes, and enterprise-level features such as synchronization with Microsoft Outlook[R] and Pocket PC.
Over twenty-five years after the publication of the classic guide "A Study of the Colt Single Action Revolver", one of the original authors expands upon the original, and fills in its gaps with the knowledge from decades of research in Colt Single Action Army Revolver Study: New Discoveries.
This marks Zavata's fourth healthcare transaction in the past two years, and significantly expands upon Zavata's existing Revenue Cycle Managed Services (RCMS) division established last year with Zavata's purchase of the Siemens' RCMS business line.
Expands upon and provides fine insights into modern picnic food options--which are many.
The addition of these logs from Liberia expands upon what is already the premiere collection of well log data in West Africa," said Rod Starr, Executive Vice President Global Business Development for A2D Technologies.
Siemens Power Generation (PG) expands upon its environmental care business strategy by acquiring Advanced Burner Technologies, Inc.