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Going Up

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This 1976 stage musical is set in Lenox, Massachusetts, USA, in 1919. The plot tells of a famous writer, Robert Street, who agrees to his name being used on a ...

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STAIRS, stumbling going up

Iona Opie and Moira Tatem.

in A Dictionary of Superstitions

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 167 words.

1755 Connoisseur 20 Feb. If she tumbles as she is running up stairs [she] imagines she shall go to church

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go up v. (US drugs)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 55 words.

to become intoxicated by psychotropic drugs.

1969 R.R. Lingeman Drugs from A to Z (1970) 104: go up

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Going Up

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This 1976 stage musical is set in Lenox, Massachusetts, USA, in 1919. The plot tells of a famous writer, Robert Street, who agrees to his name being used on a ...

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Going Up

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 347 words.

This 1976 stage musical is set in Lenox, Massachusetts, USA, in 1919. The plot tells of a famous writer, Robert

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Association Between Timed Up and Go Test and Future Dementia Onset

Ji Eun Lee, Dong Wook Shin, Su-Min Jeong, Ki Young Son, Belong Cho, Jong Lull Yoon, Byung Joo Park, In Soon Kwon, Jinkook Lee and SangYun Kim.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

August 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4301 words.

Abstract

Background

This study evaluated whether baseline results of the Timed Up and Go (TUG) test is associated...

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Advanced Age, Cardiovascular Risk Burden, and Timed Up and Go Test Performance in Parkinson Disease

Vikas Kotagal, Roger L. Albin, Martijn L. T. M. Müller, Robert A. Koeppe, Stephanie Studenski, Kirk A. Frey and Nicolaas I. Bohnen.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

December 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5414 words.

Background.

Cardiovascular comorbidities are a known risk factor for impaired mobility in elderly individuals. Motor impairments in Parkinson disease are...

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Prognostic validity of the Timed Up-and-Go test, a modified Get-Up-and-Go test, staff's global judgement and fall history in evaluating fall risk in residential care facilities

Ellinor Nordin, Nina Lindelöf, Erik Rosendahl, Jane Jensen and Lillemor Lundin-olsson.

in Age and Ageing

July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 4309 words.

Objectives: to evaluate and compare the prognostic validity relative to falls of the Timed Up-and-Go test (TUG), a modified Get-Up-and-Go test (GUG-m), staff's judgement of...

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Using Timed Up-and-Go to Identify Frail Members of the Older Population

George M. Savva, Orna A. Donoghue, Frances Horgan, Claire O’Regan, Hilary Cronin and Rose Anne Kenny.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

April 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4717 words.

Background.

Fried’s definition of frailty is widely used but its measurement is problematic. Timed up-and-go (TUG) is a simple measure of mobility that may...

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go belly up

Overview page.

Go bankrupt. The allusion is to a dead fish or other animal floating upside down in the water.

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STAIRS, bride goes up

Iona Opie and Moira Tatem.

in A Dictionary of Superstitions

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 33 words.

1923 [Cosham, Hants.] The first person who goes upstairs after a bride has come down, will be the next to

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Go belly up

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 25 words.

To go bankrupt. The allusion is to the posture of a dead fish in the water. The expression dates from

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The Wall goes up

Pertti Ahonen.

in Death at the Berlin Wall

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. 10414 words.

This chapter begins with the erection of the Wall on 13 August 1961 and moves on to analyse the ways in which the barrier was promptly instrumentalized for political purposes by both...

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go up v.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 398 words.

1 to be killed or hanged, to die, to be done for; esp. in phr. to be gone up.

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go up v.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 366 words.

1 (orig. US) to go to prison.

1866 Night Side of N.Y. 93: It had once been a

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The Curtain Goes Up

in Music from the Earliest Notations to the Sixteenth Century

July 2009; p ublished online July 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pre- and Early Medieval Music (Before 800). 15487 words.

Our story begins, as it must, in the middle of things. The beginning of music writing in the West—which not only made history possible, but in large part determined its course—coincided...

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Up She Goes

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 7 words.

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belly up, go

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 21 words.

go bankrupt. The allusion is to a dead fish or other animal floating upside down in the water.

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Giddy-Up Go

Nathan D. Gibson and Don Pierce.

in The Starday Story

January 2011; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 9531 words.

This chapter discusses the successes experienced by Starday Records during the mid 1960s. Despite the tragedies that struck country music in 1964—the death of Cowboy Copas, Patsy Cline, and...

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market going better (up), market going down (worse)

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A trader's description of market movements (cf. bearish; bullish; technical condition).

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market going better (up), market going down (worse)

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 19 words.

A trader's description of market movements (cf. bearish; bullish; technical condition).

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