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AcronymDefinition
UUniversity
UYou
UUpper
UUnderlined
UUnsatisfactory
UUnd (German: And)
UUnited
UUltra
UUniversal
UUpper Class
UWind Speed
UUpdate(d) (action code)
UUsed
UUtility
UUncle
UUnlimited Time (broadcasting operating schedules)
UUrgent
UUmbrella
UUnit
USunday (one letter abbreviation for day of week)
UUnified
UUtah (ammunition headstamp)
UUtility (US military aircraft designation; as in U-6 Beaver)
UKosher (from Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations)
UUranium
UUniform (aviation letter code)
UUnclassified
UUnitary (mathematics)
UUmpire
UAtomic Unit (measure of mass)
UUracil
UUncleared
UUnsymmetrical
UUmdrehungen (German: RPM)
UUnterseeboot (German: submarine)
UUnion Metallic Cartridge Co (division of Remington Arms; used on head stamp of .22 cartridges)
UEnvelope or Letter Sheet (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
UUnit of measurement for rackmount equipment (U is 1.75in or 4.44cm)
UUnknown Wind Intensity (weather reports)
UUS DoT tire speed rating (124 mph)
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In the course of the day he paid his respects to Signor Pietro Baglioni, professor of medicine in the university, a physician of eminent repute to whom Giovanni had brought a letter of introduction.
The University as a step to anything but ordination seemed, to this man of fixed ideas, a preface without a volume.
Fine gentry are our people of the university, not to have caused our privileges to be respected on such a day as this
Then he would talk to Philip of the university, the quarrels between rival corps, the duels, and the merits of this and that professor.
last June, the first of his race," said Governor Wolcott, "to receive an honorary degree from the oldest university in the land, and this for the wise leadership of his people.
I remember being asked by two maiden ladies, about the time I left the university, what I was to be, and when I replied brazenly, 'An author,' they flung up their hands, and one exclaimed reproachfully, 'And you an M.
They must have been, or that brother of hers couldn't have gone to the University of California.
She was busy recalling a lecture she had heard at the university on the conventions of the arts.
From acting outraged feelings, Freddie Drummond, in the role of his other self, came to experience genuine outrage, and it was only when he returned to the classic atmosphere of the university that he was able, sanely and conservatively, to generalize upon his underworld experiences and put them down on paper as a trained sociologist should.
I was scheduled to graduate right into the university at the end of four months, thus saving two years.
My university life, and study and culture, had not been real.
Not much is known of his early days except that he went to school and to Oxford University.
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