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[uhp-sah-luh, -suh-; Swedish oo p-sah-lah] /ˈʌp sɑ lə, -sə-; Swedish ˈʊpˌsɑ lɑ/
a city in SE Sweden.
Also, Upsala. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Herr Banker had forgiven the boys and had taken them to Uppsala.

    Little Erik of Sweden Madeline Brandeis
  • An exploration of Ottar's mound showed a striking similarity with the Uppsala mounds.

    Beowulf R. W. Chambers
  • Two volumes of this splendid work have been printed by Almqvist and Wiksell, Uppsala.

    The Art of the Book Bernard H. Newdigate
British Dictionary definitions for Uppsala


a city in E central Sweden: the royal headquarters in the 13th century; Gothic cathedral (the largest in Sweden) and Sweden's oldest university (1477). Pop: 182 124 (2004 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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