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holding off

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  • holding off — index abstention Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • holding off — The effort by a pilot, during the final moments before landing, to keep the aircraft off the runway so that it touches down either at a lower speed, or in the case of tail wheel aircraft, carries out a three point landing …   Aviation dictionary

  • Holding the ball — is a rule in Australian rules football. It is necessary to prevent players from slowing down play. Instead of the umpire having to bounce the ball (which gives either team an equal opportunity to win possession), it allows the defence a way to… …   Wikipedia

  • Off for the Sweet Hereafter — is a 1986 novel by T. R. Pearson. The story opens with a sentence over 400 words long: That was the summer we lost the bald Jeeter who was not even mostly Jeeter anymore but was probably mostly Throckmorton or anyway was probably considered… …   Wikipedia

  • holding area — i. An area where aircraft are stacked at a height at defined height intervals when awaiting their turn to land. This area is the region of a holding fix. The holding area includes the basic holding area and the entry area. The basic holding area… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Holding current — The holding current in a silicon controlled rectifier (SCR) is the minimum current which must pass through the device in order for it to remain in the ON state. If the current falls below this point even briefly, the device may turn off.… …   Wikipedia

  • Off break — Bowling techniques Bowling strategy Fast bowling Seam bowling Swing bowling Medium pace bowling Spin bowling Finger spin Off spin Left arm orthodox Wrist spin Leg spin Left arm unorthodox …   Wikipedia

  • Off-hook tone — The off hook tone (also receiver off hook tone or off hook warning) is a telephony signal used to alert a user that the telephone has been left off hook for an extended period, effectively disabling the telephone line. See permanent signal.… …   Wikipedia

  • Holding The Market — The practice of placing active or pending orders for a security into a market where the price is dropping rapidly in an attempt to hold the price of the security steady, or create a floor in the security. This practice is outlawed in most market… …   Investment dictionary

  • Holding — Hold Hold, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Held}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Holding}. {Holden}, p. p., is obs. in elegant writing, though still used in legal language.] [OE. haldan, D. houden, OHG. hoten, Icel. halda, Dan. holde, Sw. h[*a]lla, Goth. haldan to feed,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Off the hook — Hook Hook (h[oo^]k; 277), n. [OE. hok, AS. h[=o]c; cf. D. haak, G. hake, haken, OHG. h[=a]ko, h[=a]go, h[=a]ggo, Icel. haki, Sw. hake, Dan. hage. Cf. {Arquebuse}, {Hagbut}, {Hake}, {Hatch} a half door, {Heckle}.] 1. A piece of metal, or other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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