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uprated

An engine cleared to deliver more power. This may be done by incorporating improvements and modifications [e.g., a gas turbine engine may be permitted to operate at a higher TGT (turbine gas temperature), or a better compressor may have been installed]. The opposite of derated.
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For example, live Canada and your pension is fixed at the rate when you moved there but live in next door USA and your pension is uprated every year but not in adjacent Mexico, nor in most of the Caribbean unless you are lucky enough to live in Barbados or Jamaica.
Why can't the state pension be uprated in line with inflation and inflation alone as it used to be until the Conservative government criticised Gordon Brown for a state pension rise of just a few pence?
The uprated versions of the 3MW platform have been designed to address specific needs of European customers.
On a forward-looking terrain, the uprated line will similarly underpin the transmission capacity of the new plants in Batangas that may shore up supply in the grid during the critical summer months.
The Cayman GTS becomes the most powerful and fastest edition of Porsche's mid-engined coupe and also boasts an uprated engine and sharpened chassis responses.
The Cayman GTS becomes the most powerful and fastest edition of Porsche's midengined coupe and also boasts an uprated engine and sharpened chassis responses.
There was also uprated brakes, suspension and steering, along with adaptive chassis control, which gave the choice of comfort, normal and sport settings to suit the driver's own individual taste.
50 a week, is puny - precisely because it is uprated with inflation, not earnings, which are normally higher.
The Kingdom is planning upgrades to its water and wastewater pipeline network, and its desalination capacity is also being uprated in an attempt to improve supply and ensure that those not connected to a piped water supply will not have to depend on expensive tankers.
Features include uprated suspension andsprings plus a Corner Traction Contol system as well as a Dynamic Stability and Traction Control system.
Sport models get new 17-inch alloy wheels, uprated Bilstein dampers, six-speed manual transmission, front fog lamps and heated leather seats.
PHMSA's own estimate forecasts only 3,500 miles of existing pipeline will be uprated to 80% from the current cap of 72% of SMYS.