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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A transaction in the stock market at a price above the price of the preceding transaction.

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  • Psychologists believe the uptick is most likely linked to the recession, she said.
  • But a short-term uptick in crime isn't necessarily unusual, said Lt. Mike Woods of the Columbus police burglary unit.
  • An Opera spokesman tells us that unlike Mozilla, his company has not seen a significant download uptick from the French.
  • That followed comments he made in March when he called the uptick in homicides "worrisome," and decried, "We have fewer police officers on the streets than we did before." for more
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