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Definition of Erect

Erect
Erect E*rect", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Erected; p. pr. & vb. n. Erecting.] 1. To raise and place in an upright or perpendicular position; to set upright; to raise; as, to erect a pole, a flagstaff, a monument, etc. 2. To raise, as a building; to build; to construct; as, to erect a house or a fort; to set up; to put together the component parts of, as of a machine. 3. To lift up; to elevate; to exalt; to magnify. That didst his state above his hopes erect. --Daniel. I, who am a party, am not to erect myself into a judge. --Dryden. 4. To animate; to encourage; to cheer. It raiseth the dropping spirit, erecting it to a loving complaisance. --Barrow. 5. To set up as an assertion or consequence from premises, or the like. ``To erect conclusions.' --Sir T. Browne. ``Malebranche erects this proposition.' --Locke. 6. To set up or establish; to found; to form; to institute. ``To erect a new commonwealth.' --Hooker. Erecting shop (Mach.), a place where large machines, as engines, are put together and adjusted. Syn: To set up; raise; elevate; construct; build; institute; establish; found.
Erect
Erect E*rect", v. i. To rise upright. [Obs.] By wet, stalks do erect. --Bacon.

Meaning of Erect from wikipedia

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