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Synonyms for lock up

secure by locking

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place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape

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It was claimed that the low coefficient of friction would result in more consistent bolt carrier velocity and more consistent lock ups.
FACTUAL Philip Glenister and Ant Anstead are scouring barns and lock ups in Britain for motors to bring back to life.
46 per share cap gain in 2012) and as lock ups expire in other parts of the non-core investment portfolio.
Sales are divided by printing press plate lock ups (60% of revenue), punch benders (25%) and legacy equipment repair (15%).
Yardies drive flash cars, wear expensive designer clothes and pack guns such as the Uzi and the Browning 9mm which they hide in deposit boxes or lock ups.
Like any computerized workstation, Neptune's kiosks occasionally experience system lock ups where a simple reboot is the simplest and most effective solution to this failure.