UPS


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UPSUnited Parcel Service
UPSUninterruptible Power Supply
UPSUniversal Power Supply
UPSUninterruptible Power System
UPSUniversity of Puget Sound
UPSUniversité Paul Sabatier (Tolouse, France)
UPSUniversal Press Syndicate
UPSUninterrupted Power Source
UPSUbiquitin-Proteasome System
UPSUniversal Polar Stereographic
UPSUltraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy
UPSUpdates Per Second (stock market data)
UPSUnfolded Protein Response
UPSUniform Particle Size
UPSUnits Per Second
UPSUnderground Press Syndicate
UPSUnder Provisions of Section
UPSUnion des Professeurs de Speciales (French: Union of Special Teachers; France)
UPSUnderwater Photographic Society
UPSUnited Protection Services (various locations)
UPSUnix Print Services
UPSUnity Primary School (Singapore)
UPSUnclaimed Property System (Wagers software used by many states to process unclaimed property)
UPSUser Planning System
UPSUniform Procurement System
UPSUnited Publicity Services plc (UK)
UPSUniversal Public School (India)
UPSUninterrupted Power Subsystem
UPSUnit Personnel Section
UPSUrban Planning Service (Australia)
UPSUniversal Polling System
UPSUniversal Plotting Sheet
UPSUniversal Politician's Suit
UPSUltraviolet Particle Sizer
UPSUndergraduate Professional Study (program)
UPSUnusual Pile of Sticks (geocaching)
UPSUniform Publications System
UPSUnpredictable Processing System
UPSUltimate Protection Squad (FIRST Robotics Competition Team 1675)
UPSUltraviolet Photoemisson Spectroscopy
UPSUnion pour Saint-Dié (French political association)
UPSUniversite Paris-Sud (French: South Paris University; Paris, France)
UPSUnique Points of Sale
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Oh, dear, how hard it does seem to take up our packs and go on," sighed Meg the morning after the party, for now the holidays were over, the week of merrymaking did not fit her for going on easily with the task she never liked.
There's fresh sassafras boughs for the ladies to sit on, which may not be as proud as their my-hog-guinea chairs, but which sends up a sweeter flavor, than the skin of any hog can do, be it of Guinea, or be it of any other land.
Jurgis got up, wild with rage, but the door was shut and the great castle was dark and impregnable.
The gray mist of evening, rising slowly from the river, enveloped her as she disappeared up the bank, and the swollen current and floundering masses of ice presented a hopeless barrier between her and her pursuer.
Sometimes he smiled, and it was good to see; but when he straightened him- self up like a liberty-pole, and the lightning begun to flicker out from under his eyebrows, you wanted to climb a tree first, and find out what the matter was afterwards.
We was in a sweat to find out what his secret was, but Tom said the best way was not to seem anxious, then likely he would drop into it himself in one of his talks, but if we got to asking questions he would get suspicious and shet up his shell.
he said, opening his great-coat, which he held bundled up in his arms.
I've been locked up, as much as a silver tea-kettle.
I consoled her as best I might, and presently she looked up at me through her tears.
But I put it to you, Miss, ain't it twice as ridiculous for me, a poor laborer, to give up money wot I never got?
Absorbed and wrapped up in these and divers other cogitations, he was found by Sancho and Carrasco, whom Don Quixote received with great courtesy.
He liked making up parties of his friends and conducting them to the theatre, and taking them to drive on high drags or to dine at remote restaurants.