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Transport of or relating to a train or trains to a more important place or one regarded as higher
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[əp]
(engineering)
Fully in operation.
(graphic arts)
In flat-bed terminology, indicating one or more documents being in position to photograph, for example, two up.
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(jargon)
Working, in order. E.g. "The down escalator is up."

Opposite: down.
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(1) A device that is currently working.

(2) (uP) (microProcessor) uP is an alternate spelling for µP. Micro comes from the Greek mikros, which means "small," and the symbol is µ. See microprocessor.
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I mean that every Point in you -- for you are a Square and will serve the purpose of my illustration -- every Point in you, that is to say in what you call your inside, is to pass upwards through Space in such a way that no Point shall pass through the position previously occupied by any other Point; but each Point shall describe a straight Line of its own.
The bears seemed unusually troublesome and determined that time, and as we clambered slowly upward beyond the highest point to which we had previously attained, the cold became infinitely more intense.
His powerful arms beat and clawed at the soft fur until it flew upward in the jungle breeze.
With a glad cry, the Rainbow's Daughter sprang from her seat and danced along the curve of the bow, mounting gradually upward, while the folds of her gauzy gown whirled and floated around her like a cloud and blended with the colors of the rainbow itself.
I could conjure up no comparison that would convey to my mind a satisfactory comprehension of the magnitude of a pile of monstrous stones that covered thirteen acres of ground and stretched upward four hundred and eighty tiresome feet, and so I gave it up and walked down to the Sphynx.
Mairs logged his third win of the day going a mile for the three-year-olds and upward, pairing with five-year-old bay gelding Maxi's Taxi to dominate in a front-running effort and reach the wire four lengths clear.
"Increased demand for houses and apartments continue to push prices upward, while increased supply of real estate property from debt-to-asset swaps has contained certain property prices," the CBC said.
Reading the motion on behalf of six others, Honorable Kazeem Isiaka of Oyo East/Oyo West constituency, argued that the population increase was enough justification for the call for an upward review in the number of state constituencies.
The official said that the CDNS notified upward revision in the profit rates for various saving certificates, which has been applicable from January 1, 2019, which increased the people's trend of investing more with CDNS.
The official said that the CDNS notified upward revision in the profit rates for various saving certificates which has been applicable from January 1, 2019, which increased the people's trend of investing more with CDNS.
During the awards aspect of the banquet, students received certificates for participation in the Upward Bound program and the summer program during the 2016-17 year, for earning straight As, for perfect