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raised

[ reyzd ]
/ reɪzd /
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adjective
fashioned or made as a surface design in relief.
Cooking. made light by the use of yeast or other ferment but not with baking powder, soda, or the like.
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Origin of raised

First recorded in 1595–1605; raise + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM raised

non·raised, adjectiveself-raised, adjectiveun·raised, adjectivewell-raised, adjective
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