[verb uhp-spring, noun uhp-spring]
- to spring up.
- to come into being or existence; arise: Prosperity began to upspring after the war.
- growth or development.
- a coming into existence; origin.
Origin of upspring
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- (intr) to spring up or come into existence
- a leap forwards or upwards
- the act of coming into existence
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