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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.
Food baskets are dropped off weekly at distribution depots in Dryden, Sioux Lookout, Ignace, Upsala and Kenora.
Elegy for Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica (top), 2015 Elegy for Upsala Glacier, Argentina (bottom), 2015 Archival inkjet prints Permanent collection of the National Academy of Sciences, gift of the artist
La frase con la cual, en 1911, Hagerstrom concluyo su Leccion inaugural "On the truth of moral propositions" en Upsala sorprendio a los participantes.
Several years ago, Upsala Area School District in Minnesota stopped offering early retirement incentives after multiple teachers approached the school board to individually negotiate packages.
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.