HOLD

A compartment below deck in a large vessel, used solely for carrying cargo

hold

  1. the act of grasping
  2. understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
  3. power by which something or someone is affected or dominated
  4. time during which some action is awaited
  5. a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
  6. a cell in a jail or prison
  7. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
  8. the space i......

    HolD

    In E. coli and other bacteria, holD is a gene that encodes the psi subunit of DNA polymerase III. ==References == ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HolD

    Hold

    In earlier use, below the orlop deck, the lower part of the interior of a ship's hull, especially when considered as storage space, as for cargo. In later merchant vessels it extended up through the decks to the underside of the weather deck.
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

    Hold

    (also 'check, grab') when the ball stays near where it lands, not rolling much (if any) forward 2.
    Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Entertainment/Golf/

    hold

    (from the article `stop`) ...characterized by the momentary blocking (occlusion) of some part of the oral cavity. A completely articulated stop usually has three stages: the ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/61

    HOLD

    (General) English which stops the cue ball from continuing the course of natural roll it would take after having been driven in a certain direction.
    Found on http://www.billiardworld.com/glossary.html

    hold

    [n] - power by which something or someone is affected or dominated 2. [n] - (archaic) a stronghold 3. [n] - a cell in a jail or prison 4. [v] - have as a major characteristic 5. [v] - contain or hold 6. [v] - remain in a certain state, position, or condition 7. [v] - stop dealing with 8. [v] - keep from departing ...
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=hold

    Hold

    • (n.) A place of confinement; a prison; confinement; custody; guard. • (n. i.) To derive right or title; -- generally with of. • (v. t.) To prosecute, have, take, or join in, as something which is the result of united action; as to, hold a meeting, a festival, a session, etc.; hence, to direct and bring about officially; to conduct ...
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/hold/

    hold

    sustain verb be the physical support of; carry the weight of; `The beam holds up the roof`; `He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam`; `What`s holding that mirror?`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    hold

    noun power by which something or someone is affected or dominated; `he has a hold over them`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Hold

    [baseball] A hold (abbreviated HLD, H or HD) is awarded to a relief pitcher who meets the following three conditions: The hold is not an official Major League Baseball statistic. Unlike saves, wins, and losses, more than one pitcher per team can earn a hold for a game, though it is not possible for a pitcher to receive more than one hold in...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hold_(baseball)

    Hold

    [ship] A ship`s hold is a space for carrying cargo. Cargo in holds may be either packaged in crates, bales, etc., or unpackaged (bulk cargo). Access to holds is by a large hatch at the top. Ships have had holds for centuries; an alternative way to carry cargo is in standardised shipping containers, which may be loaded into appropriate holds...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hold_(ship)

    Hold

    [telephone] In telephony, a call may be placed on hold, in which case the connection is not terminated but no verbal communication is possible until the call is removed from hold by the same or another extension on the key telephone system. Music on hold or On Hold Messaging may be played for the caller while the call is on hold, especially...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hold_(telephone)

    Hold

    [title] Hold (or Hauld) is a title of nobility, used in Viking Scandinavia and England. ==History== Holds were described as `noblemen of exalted rank` in Viking Northumbria by Frank Stenton, with a wergild of 4000 thrymsas, equivalent to a king`s high-reeve. Hold is described as a title just below the earl in Oxford Dictionary of Surnames. ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hold_(title)

    Hold

    Hold intransitive verb In general, to keep one's self in a given position or condition; to remain fixed. Hence: 1. Not to move; to halt; to stop; -- mostly in the imperative. « And damned be him that first cries, ' Hold , enough!'» Shak. 2. Not to give way; ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    Hold

    Hold noun [ Dutch hol hole, hollow. See Hole .] (Nautical) The whole interior portion of a vessel below the lower deck, in which the cargo is stowed.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/52

    Hold

    Hold noun 1. The act of holding, as in or with the hands or arms; the manner of holding, whether firm or loose; seizure; grasp; clasp; gripe; possession; -- often used with the verbs take and lay . « Ne have I not twelve pence within mine hold .» Chaucer.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    Hold

    Hold transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Held ; present participle & verbal noun Holding . Holden past participle , is obsolete in elegant writing, though still used in legal language.] [ Middle E...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/52

    Hold

    Hold transitive verb -- To hold up . To stop in order to rob, often with the demand to hold up the hands. [ Colloq.]
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    Hold

    A beat of music during which no step is taken. Also, a dance position, such as closed position.
    Found on http://www.rounddancing.net/dance/glossary.html

    HOLD

    A compartment below deck in a large vessel, used solely for carrying cargo.
    Found on http://www.boatsafe.com/nauticalknowhow/gloss.htm

    Hold

    A compartment below deck in a large vessel, used solely for carrying cargo.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21453

    HOLD

    A compartment below deck in a large vessel, used solely for carryingcargo.
    Found on http://www.scale-modelers-handbook.com/nautical-terms.html

    Hold

    A compartment below deck in a vessel, used solely for carrying cargo.
    Found on http://www.sailinglinks.com/glossary.htm
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