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Noun

Singular
upper

Plural
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  1. That which is higher, contrasted with the lower.
    As the restless sleeper here, I'll take the lower berth. You take the upper.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The piece of leather, etc., that forms the top part of a shoe above the sole; a vamp.
  3. A stimulant such as amphetamine that increases energy and decreases appetite.

Adjective

upper

  1. At a higher level, rank or position
  2. Situated on higher ground, further inland, or more northerly.
  3. (archaeology, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) of a later division of some period
  4. (politics) In a bicameral system, the generally smaller and less representative house.
  5. (education) A secondary school. For pupils aged about 14 upward

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