UPS


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UPS

abbr.
ultraviolet photoemission spectroscopy

UPS

Trademark. United Parcel Service.
Translations

UPS

abbr of uninterruptible power supplyUSV
References in classic literature ?
Forbear," said the Miller to him, "harping on what was of yore, for it is the common lot of mortals to sustain the ups and downs of fortune.
We should have our trials, our ups and downs, I know; but surely it is by those that true love learns how to grow more true and strong.
The intrigue of close texture will never suit our conditions, which are so loose and open and variable; each man's life among us is a romance of the Spanish model, if it is the life of a man who has risen, as we nearly all have, with many ups and downs.
After a time John of Gaunt returned to power, and again Chaucer had a post given to him, and so until he died he suffered ups and downs.
Marilla felt this and was vaguely troubled over it, realizing that the ups and downs of existence would probably bear hardly on this impulsive soul and not sufficiently understanding that the equally great capacity for delight might more than compensate.
He was poking along through his ups and downs, and when he come to that place he went right along.
He must have had some ups and downs in life to make him such a churl.
Ups and downs, generosity, dark fates, the most delicate goodness, have nowhere been more prominent than in the private existence of those devoted to the public mimicry of men and women.
He emptied the pail with the wide thirst of the sweating ploughman, returned it to me, and started up the plough.
Partridge made a gentle reply, and concluded with more Latin; upon which she tossed up her nose, and contented herself by abusing him with the name of a great scholar.
Perceiving the necessity of it,' acquiesced the schoolmaster, 'and making up her mind fully to the separation.
Oh, dear me, here's Great-aunt Eliza coming up the lane