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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A devise used to increase elevation.

Usage examples (38)
  • Noun : to be an early riser. ,The choir stood on a horseshoe of risers behind the orchestra
  • Small nymphs fished under an indicator are the textbook route to fish, but dry fly fishing to risers is the fun way to hook up.
  • There were also metal tubes called risers, through which the drill will travel to the seabed and beyond.
  • It is interesting that number 10 of your "risers" has shown a 0\% increase. for more
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