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addaword.gifdefinition of UPS

initialism for "uninterrupted power supply"; used to refer to devices that start to supply electricity as soon as the regular supply fails, thus ensuring that equipment continues working without any downtime
Protect PCs and servers from power problems with battery backup UPS systems.
Submitted from United States on 24/01/2012 12:30:00
Definition of UPS from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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