Definition of 'on the increase'
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Breaking into empty properties, which had been a fad some years before, was once again on the increase. THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)He said,'This kind of chest infection is on the increase and it doesn't respond. MR STARLIGHT (2001)`Industrial espionage is on the increase ," said Sloan less demotically. A DEAD LIBERTY (2001)
Things had improved immensely for her since leaving; even her powers were on the increase, what with the turmoil of war to stimulate them. (2001)
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