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rise in (something)

1. To increase or grow larger in some metric. Incidence of identity theft has been rising in frequency each year. The motherboard continued rising in temperature until the computer finally crashed. You should get a good stockbroker if you want your investments to rise in value over the years.
2. To reach a more prominent position in some group, organization, company, etc. Entry level positions are pretty easy to come by, but rising in the company requires years of hard work, additional training, and middling salaries. She continued to rise in the navy, eventually becoming the first female four-star admiral.
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rise in something

to increase in something. I hope that this land rises in value over the next few years. Her expensive antique car actually rose in value during the first year.
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Carnapping case among vehicle-owning familie also rises in Metro Manila from zero case in September to 1 percent in December, while zero case was noted in Balance Luzon, Visayas, and in Mindanao during the latest survey.
"Traditionally the number of burglary offences rises in the winter and we want residents to think about how they can help themselves by taking a few simple measures," added the spokesman.