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 [an´te] (L.)
preposition, before.

ante

[L.] preposition, before.
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Shadow Ops: Red Mercury ups the ante on video game production values with photorealistic characters featuring facial animation and motion captured body animations performed by real members of elite special forces teams.
With VideoStudio 7, Ulead ups the ante in the consumer video editing category by offering advanced technology typically only found in more expensive, professional video editing software.
We believe this alliance significantly ups the ante on wireless access in public spaces and also signifies the beginning of a new stage of sorely needed wireless connectivity," said Oscar Koenders, vice president of product marketing and worldwide product planning for Toshiba CSG.
Each year, Alias/Wavefront ups the ante in terms of attempting to top the previous year's program -- and 2001 is no exception," stated Mark Sylvester, Alias/Wavefront 3December ambassador.
Our new solution ups the ante in CRM since it meets a critical need to help our customers shake loose from the massive data integration and processing challenges that are faced in today's marketplace.
From tense subterfuge to in-your-face combat, No One Lives Forever ups the ante for plot-driven spy action with more than 30 killer weapons, vivid international locales and deadly arch villains.