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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A stroke normally made in an upward direction.

Usage examples (28)
  • The vulcrow's wings freeze on the upstroke, pinions spread.
  • To rise, the Ythrians usually do a handstand during the initial upstroke.
  • There is a tang on the end of the blade to catch it on upstroke when released.
  • It then pulls the loop through the layers of insole, upper and sole on the upstroke. for more
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