Bedeutung von “increase” im Essential American English Dictionary

increase

verb us /ɪnˈkris/ present participle increasing, past tense and past participle increased

B1 to get bigger or to make something bigger:

Smoking increases the risk of serious illnesses.
Sales of computers have increased by 15% since January.

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(Definition von “increase verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)