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Out -> out


Lord Hutton has concluded

there was no "underhand" Government strategy

to "out" Dr David Kelly.

    Government cleared of being 'underhand', 29.1.2004, Ananova,






Up -> up


Oracle Ups PeopleSoft Offer to $9.4 Bln

    Headline, R, 4.1.2004,






ISPs Up the Ante in Spam Fight

    Wired News, 25.4.2003.






Morrison may up Safeway offer

Supermarket group Wm Morrison,

which last week received the go-ahead

to bid for rival Safeway,

may be forced to raise its offer to £3.5 billion

    PA, Headline and §1, 28.9.2003.





Down -> down


It's better to down a pint

than sip mineral water or fruit juice in hot weather,

according to experts.

This is because beer contains sodium, or salt,

which is lost in large amounts

as we sweat.

    Mirror.co.uk, 14.8.2003.