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(Placename) a variant spelling of Uppsala


or Up•sa•la

(ˈʌp sɑ lə, -sə-, ˈʊp-)

a city in SE Sweden. 183,472.
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Noun1.Upsala - a city in east central Sweden to the northwest of StockholmUpsala - a city in east central Sweden to the northwest of Stockholm
Kingdom of Sweden, Sverige, Sweden - a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula
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Then the father, who cared only for his daughter and his music, sold his patch of ground and went to Upsala in search of fame and fortune.
Sweden was also represented, in the person of Professor Sergius, the famous Zoologist of the University of Upsala.
It had been hoped that the proceedings would end there, and that a vote of thanks and congratulation, moved by Professor Sergius, of Upsala University, would be duly seconded and carried; but it was soon evident that the course of events was not destined to flow so smoothly.
The cities of Upsala (Sweden), ME-nster (Germany), Oslo (Norway) and Melbourne (Australia) announced they will stop investing in fossil fuel companies and withdraw their existing investments.
Cependant, la partie n'est pas pour autant gagnee car des coursiers comme Un Heros des Vents, Voscar Macle, son compagnon d'ecurie, et Violine Legrand, et bien d'autres qui viennent de realiser de bonnes prestations, auront eux aussi des arguments a faire valoir pour venir jouer les premiers roles dans cette epreuve des plus ouvertes, ou il faudra se placer tres vite des le lacher des elastiques, dans ce prix Upsala Captain, support au pari Quinte Quadrio A, qui s'adresse aux chevaux de 3 ans et plus trotteurs francais, n'ayant pas totalise la somme de 140.
SEX & BROADCASTING (12) + Q&A Electric Cinema NAMED after a how-to guide to community radio that informed WFMU in its early years, Sex and Broadcasting jumps between the station's genesis at Upsala College and its current home in Jersey City, where a regular stream of bizarre and brilliant bands drop in to play sessions.
It used to be owned by Upsala College, butthe school went bankrupt nearly two decades ago.
He was born and raised in New Jersey and graduated in 1988 with a Bachelor's Degree in computer science with a minor in business administration from Upsala College.
A graduate of Upsala College with a bachelor's degree in management and marketing, Cohorsky is a member of the Industrial and Office Real Estate Brokers Association of the New York Metropolitan Area, Inc.
IFU Arena is a limited liability company that has been formed by the Uppsala Floorball Alliance and Upsala IF, the athletics association.
Researcher Henrik Viberg told the Upsala Nya Tidning newspaper that this shows that there are reasons to restrict the use of paracetamol at the end of pregnancy and to hold back from giving the medicine to infants.
Currently, the program operates out of one camp near Upsala in northwestern Ontario.