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Rise

To increase in price, especially for a security. If a stock's price is $10 per share at the start of the trading day and $15 at the end, the stock is said to have risen.
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Unconsciously she had been walking faster and faster, her body trying to outrun her mind; but she was now on the summit of a little hillock of earth which rose above the river and displayed the valley.
Terrace rose above terrace, and the special tower of flats they sought, rose above them all to almost Egyptian height, gilt by the level sunset.
To reach the hangar and drag forth the only other flier which it contained was the work of but an instant; and just as the two thern warriors whom Matai Shang had left to prevent this very contingency emerged upon the roof from the tower's interior, I rose above them with a taunting laugh.
Sometimes it met with but 900 yards, only 200 of which rose above the surface.
So for the thousandth time I thank the strange fate which sent that lifeboat hurtling upward from the green pit of destruction to which it had been dragged--sent it far up above the surface, emptying its water as it rose above the waves, and dropping it upon the surface of the sea, buoyant and safe.
My head reached to the level of the window-sill; my forehead rose above it; my eyes looked between the opening in the blinds--and I saw--A man seated at Mademoiselle Stangerson's little desk, writing.
The rays of the sun were beginning to grow less fierce, and the intense heat of the day was lessened, as the cooler vapors of the springs and fountains rose above their leafy beds, and rested in the atmosphere.
The administration fired up emergency sirens after the water level in Nala Lai rose above 16 ft.
After enduring an unhappy season-opening Australian Grand Prix two weeks ago that was littered with technical problems, one of which forced his retirement after just two laps, Hamilton rose above such disappointment to clinch his first win in Malaysia, and 23rd of his F1 career.
Summary: Oil rose above $108 a barrel on Monday as investors shift their focus to US oil that extended its gains against Brent after flipping to a premium for the first time since 2010 in the previous session.
Summary: KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Dhu Al-Hijjah 25, 1431, Dec 01, 2010, SPA -- Oil prices rose above $84 a barrel, the Associated Press reported.
TOKYO - The key Nikkei stock index rose above the 10,000 line Friday for the first time in five weeks, with the continued weakening of the yen easing pressure on Japanese exporters.