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English definition of “move up”

move up

phrasal verb with move     /muːv/ verb
[I] to increase in value, number, or amount: Share prices move up and down depending on market conditions.
[I] HR to get a more important job in a company or organization: move up to sth He gave his first interview since moving up to the role of chairman. move up the ranks/ladder Gaining further qualifications can help you move up the career ladder.
(Definition of move up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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