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ramp up

To increase. A noun or pronoun can be used between "ramp" and "up." Ever since that break-in, they've really ramped up security at the office. You need to seriously ram up your study efforts if you want to get an A on this exam.
See also: up

ramp up

v.
To increase the volume, amount, or rate of something: The factory must ramp up production due to increased demand for its products. I added a new card to my computer memory to ramp it up.
See also: up
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With ZELRI placing repeat orders for electrical systems and AAER making its first purchases, our customers are signaling the commencement of their production ramp ups to meet the growing demand for zero-emission wind turbines worldwide.
In the Korean market we saw the most rapid ramp ups in refractive laser procedures and we expect similar results with the ICL.
The company continues to believe that its properties will show improving results for the remainder of the year as a result of implementing its slot enhancement program, revenue ramp ups at Kansas City and Lula, flood insurance recoveries in Iowa and continued focus on cost containment and reduction despite the expected continuing softness in the economy.
Growth was broad based reflecting the benefits of a diverse market footprint with particular strength in the military and commercial aerospace, automotive and mobile device markets reflecting the impact of multiple new program ramp ups.
Our disappointing earnings performance is primarily the result of significant costs and other issues related to rollout of our new ERP system, In-Site(TM), slow ramp ups at our new large stores and weakness in our external data management services.
The system's parallel test capabilities helps improve throughput on the tester, allowing higher output of devices to meet our dynamic device ramp ups.
If the IP is deemed relevant, licensing issues will delay RFID production ramp ups.
Bookings were strongest in Western Europe and in the Pacific Rim outside Japan, driven by production ramp ups of our SPLICs (special-purpose linear ICs) and DSP (digital signal processing) ICs used in personal computer applications and in applications for both handsets and base stations in the Pan-European GSM digital cellular telephone system.
AMC selected the Alcan EX2 technology as the most energy efficient and productive electrolytic cell available, offering advantages including reduced operating costs, capital cost savings, less frequent rebuilds and faster ramp ups.
Switch-mode power supplies face considerable stress over time, such as rapid duty-cycle ramp ups and current surges.