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raise

to institute a suit or action at law or to draw up a summons or other initiating writ.
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The reason for a small raise is that you have so many players acting after you, and any of them might find themselves with a monster hand and re-raise you all-in.
* Of the seven capital raise transactions, only one was closed by an ancillary business, with the rest involving licensed operators (Cultivation & Retail, Infused Products & Extracts, Hemp).
Therefore, the company opted for a relatively conservative pay raise for this year.
| A fashion show, organised by Leicester de Montfort Tangent Club to raise funds for Loughborough based charity Living Without Abuse raised PS1,200.
On January 11, it was reported the mayor's office is preparing a proposal on raise of public transport fare that will be forwarded to the State Anti-Monopoly Regulation Agency.
When Gallup first asked this question in 1947, 42% of Americans named boys as easier to raise, 24% named girls and 24% volunteered that there was no difference.
Additionally, it would also be worthwhile to see whether the pay raise really benefits the civil servants.
It is believed that banks are looking to raise as much as INR690bn from equity in what is believed to be the highest equity raising by lenders in recent times.
Greg Jobling, 30, an assistant golf professional, of Morpeth, Northumberland, Said: "When celebrities raise money it helps to also raise the profile of a charity and it's great that celebrities do their bit David Ord, 39, a golf teaching professional, of Westerhope, Newcastle, said: "When celebrities raise money for charity it helps to benefit a lot of people as a significant amount of money can be generated."
“Today marks the culmination of over a year's hard work of design and development - Raise Two has taken a lot of blood, sweat and tears,” said Warwick Pridham, CEO/president, RAISE TWO.
Currently leading Southern Utah University, he is working to raise $30 million for the Southern Utah Center for the Arts, $28 million of which has been raised so far.