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UART (Universal Asynchronous Receiver/Tr

A module composed of a circuit that contains both the receiving and transmitting circuits required for asynchronous serial communication.

Upper Valve Body

(Sliding-Stem Control Valve Terminology) A half housing for internal valve parts and having one flow connection. It usually includes a means for sealing against leakage along the stem and provides a means for mounting the actuator on the split valve body.

UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply)

A series of batteries through which the main supply is passed. Should the main supply fail, the batteries ensure continuity of power to the computer for a short time, allowing the computer to shut down in an organized way and avoiding corrupted or incomplete data files.

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