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(Increase), noun acceleration, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, additament, addition, additory, advance, advancement, amplification, amplitude, appreciation, appurtenance, attachment, augment, boost, broadening, burgeoning, complement, deepening, development, distension, doubling, enhancement, enlargement, escalation, expansion, extension, gain, growth, heightening, hike, improvement, increasement, increasing, increment, intensification, interest, magnification, production, progress, progression, prolongation, protraction, raise, reinforcement, rise, spread, spreading, sprouting, strengthening, supplement, swell, swelling, upgrowth, upsurge

boom

(Prosperity), noun abundance, accomplishment, accumulation, achievement, acquisition, advance, affluence, aggrandizement, amelioration, amplitude, attainment, augmentation, auspiciousness, avails, booming economy, bountifulness, burgeoning, capital gains, copiousness, cornucopia, development, earnings, economic prosperity, escalation, excess, exorbitance, expansion, expediency, favorable trade balance, flourishing condition, gain, good fortune, great quantity, growth, impetus, improvement, increment, inflation, lucre, mutual profit, opulence, opulency, outgrowth, outpouring, plentifulness, plentitude, prevalence, production, profit, profit making, profluence, profluency, profusion, progress, progression, progressiveness, proliferation, prosperous issue, prosperous outcome, recovery, remuneration, revenue, richness, rissng prices, spiral inflation, superabundance, superfluity, thriving conditions, thriving economy, upgrading, upgrowth, upsurge, upward curve, upward trend, weal, wealth, welfare, well-being
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Boomlet crowned his career in the Welsh Grand National at Cardiff in 1930, starting favourite and winning by a length under subsequent Grand National-winning jockey Dudley Williams.
11, 2001, baby boomlet has prompted a handful of bedding companies to develop products especially for babies and expectant mothers.
Turning to businesses, there is no doubt that the financial climate for investment has drastically improved - a necessary condition for an investment boomlet and for enhanced recruitment to turn around the labour market.
The lowest mortgage rates for 50 years, coupled with benign economic conditions and continuing strong demand have re- started the Scottish housing market boomlet.
There's the problem: the spirituality business as a profitable boomlet of books, videos, Web sites, and bumper stickers has been a mixed blessing for thoughtful pastors.
7%) of the statewide total in 1992 to 61% in 2002, in large part due to Connecticut's boomlet of traditional-age students.
In Argentina's wine country, meanwhile, the Santos and Benegas families lead a boomlet of small-scale boutique wineries headed by old-guard winemaking families that sold their original vineyards to international investors.
It was fertile ground for Arizonan's message, and the initial boomlet for a national Goldwater candidacy --as Richard Nixon's vice-presidential candidate in 1960--owed much to a spontaneously formed Youth for Goldwater group.
Some are poised for a boomlet in tabletop games and such on the theory that families will be sticking closer to home this year (though thoughts like that had been in people's minds even earlier as the economy slowed).
Evangelical ministers and Episcopalian charismatics are eagerly part of the boomlet in casting out the devil.
They've missed out on a lot of the boomlet of national advertising," said Chicago-based Henry Berghoef, a fund manager for Harris Associates, one of Lee's large institutional shareholders.