Meaning of “uplift” in the English Dictionary

"uplift" in British English

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upliftnoun

uk /ˈʌp.lɪft/ us /ˈʌp.lɪft/

upliftverb [ T ]

uk /ʌpˈlɪft/ us /ʌpˈlɪft/

(Definition of “uplift” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"uplift" in Business English

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upliftnoun [ C ]

/ˈʌplɪft/ uk us STOCK MARKET, COMMERCE

an increase in value:

Shares have now recovered to $4.81 - this represents a huge uplift of almost 50% in their value.
Forecasts suggest that the stores should enjoy 16% sales uplifts.

(Definition of “uplift” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)