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hold back from doing something abstain , refrain
cord (usually of goat's hair) that Arabs (especially Bedouins) wind around their heads to hold down the kaffiyeh agal
surface lift where riders hold a bar and are pulled up the hill on their skis Alpine lift , T-bar , T-bar lift
chest to hold ammunition ammunition chest , caisson
ancient jar with two handles and a narrow neck; used to hold oil or wine amphora
branch of pure mathematics that deals only with the properties of a figure X that hold for every figure into which X can be transformed with a one-to-one correspondence that is continuous in both directions analysis situs , topology
hold in place anchor , pin
take hold of appropriate , catch
robust twining shrub having racemes of fragrant white or pink flowers with flat spreading terminal petals that trap nocturnal moths and hold them until dawn Araujia sericofera , cruel plant
(computer science) a block (usually one sector) that cannot reliably hold data bad block
quantity that a bag will hold bag , bagful
area in an airport where arriving passengers can collect the luggage that has been carried in the hold of the aircraft baggage claim
restraint put around something to hold it together band
knight honored for valor; entitled to display a square banner and to hold higher command banneret , knight banneret , knight of the square flag
rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors barbecue , barbeque
quantity that a barn will hold barnful
quantity that a barrel (of any size) will hold barrel , barrelful
amount that many barrels might hold barrels
quantity that a barrow will hold barrow , barrowful
quantity that a basin will hold basin , basinful
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