giving up


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Noun1.giving up - a verbal act of admitting defeatgiving up - a verbal act of admitting defeat  
relinquishing, relinquishment - a verbal act of renouncing a claim or right or position etc.
2.giving up - the act of forsaking
forgoing, forswearing, renunciation - the act of renouncing; sacrificing or giving up or surrendering (a possession or right or title or privilege etc.)
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15 /PRNewswire/ -- UPS and TanData Corporation today announced that they have signed an agreement giving UPS an equity investment in TanData, a privately held developer of logistics software.
Add to this the threat from the Independent Pilots Association, the collective bargaining unit for UPS pilots, to begin "informational picketing" outside The UPS stores during the busy Christmas season, followed closely by a Texas Hold'em style "all-in" meeting with UPS the week of December 19th and the IPA giving UPS until December 23rd for contract settlement.
Up to 80 trijets may be re-engined with the 15,100-pounds-of-thrust Tay 651, significantly improving noise and emissions levels and giving UPS greater flexibility in noise- sensitive, night-time operations.