holdup


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the condition or fact of being made late or slow

the act or crime of taking another's property unlawfully and by force

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Values of holdup can be used for the determination of the flooding velocity as well (Pietzsch et al.
1995), co-current flows "offer the potential for increased interfacial area and higher gas holdup by reducing floc-induced coalescence" and should be "further exploited as a design principle in the future" (Lindsay et al.
Following these directions the different police stations of Islamabad during general holdup shifted 10 vehicles in police stations, while 21 motorcycles were also shifted in police stations.
Following these directions the different police stations of Islamabad during general holdup shifted 7 vehicles in police stations, while 36 motorcycles were also shifted in police stations.
Following these directions, police stations conducted general holdup and impounded a total of 35 vehicles and 211 motorbikes being driven without any authentic documents.