from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. ultrahigh frequency
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- Initialism of Ultra High Frequency.
- Initialism of United Health Foundation.
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- n. 300 to 3000 megahertz
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Philips MANT510 Philips High Performance Amplified Indoor Uhf / Vhf / Fm Antenna - This unit has a "digital TV optimized, patent pending UHF panel array".
I had to pop in UHF to watch the opening that Weird Al dedicated to the Raiders of the Lost Ark opening.
“Cell phones in the U.S. operate at around 800MHz and PCS phones at 1900MHz: classified as UHF and low energy microwaves respectively.”
We made several more calls to them via UHF, which is usually as reliable as anything, and they did not respond.
However, when the shuttle was coming above the horizon, the capcom in Houston, Charlie Hopague (ph), kept calling them calling the shuttle on the UHF, which is a totally separate radio -- other systems than the shuttle, and he could not get any contact.
The big news for fans is that this will not be a "UHF" sequel.
The examiners love to set you a complex task, watch you go through all the right steps, and then fail to get through because you forgot to check whether the "UHF" light was shining.
"Gandhi II" from the cult classic movie "UHF" by Weird Al Yankovic.
Oh, and fish from White River were used on "Wheel of Fish," one of the innovative local programs in Weird Al's movie "UHF".
We had recently watched Weird Al's "UHF" in which there is a parody commercial for Spatula City! and one line in the spot says "...and they make great Christmas presents."