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Definitions of upper:

part of speech: adjective

( comp. of UP), Further up: higher in position, dignity, etc.: superior.

part of speech: adjective

Higher in place; superior in rank or dignity.

part of speech: adjective

Higher in place, rank, or degree; the vamp of a shoe.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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