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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  upload
      v 1: transfer a file or program to a central computer from a
           smaller computer or a computer at a remote location [ant:
           download]

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  upload
   /uhp'lohd/, v.
  
      1. [techspeak] To transfer programs or data over a digital communications
      link from a system near you (especially a smaller or peripheral client
      system) to one further away from you (especially a larger or central host
      system). A transfer in the other direction is, of course, called a {
      download
  
      2. [speculatively] To move the essential patterns and algorithms that make
      up one's mind from one's brain into a computer. Those who are convinced
      that such patterns and algorithms capture the complete essence of the self
      view this prospect with pleasant anticipation.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  upload
  
     /uhp'lohd/ To transfer programs or data over a digital
     communications link from a smaller or peripheral "client"
     system to a larger or central "host" one.
  
     Opposite: download.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1994-10-27)
  

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