round (something) up

(the opposite is: round (something) down)
(This phrasal verb has more than one meaning)
Definition: to increase the size of a fraction to the nearest whole number, or to increase a number to the nearest 10, or the nearest 100 etc.
E.g.1: The answer was 6.982, so I rounded it up to 7.
E.g.2: To simplify the graph, the sales figures have been rounded up to the nearest 100.
This phrasal verb can be separated. (E.g.1)

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