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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.
In that holdup, one gunman confronted the manager in his garage after he arrived home.
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.
Thursday's holdup was the 28th bank robbery in Ventura County this year, he said.
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.
One robber fired a shot at an owner of the Granicy Square feed store during the holdup, but no one was injured, deputies said.
Following these directions, police stations conducted general holdup and impounded a total of 35 vehicles and 211 motorbikes being driven without any authentic documents.
VAN NUYS- A robbery suspect in a botched holdup at Costco is expected to be arraigned today while a preliminary investigation found that a 29- year-old shopper was most likely killed by the suspects' gunfire - not that of an armored car guard.
VAN NUYS - Hysterical parents grabbed their children, and customers dove for cover Sunday when an attempted armored car holdup at a Costco store turned into a shootout, leaving one man dead and three seriously injured.
holdup at California Federal Bank, 742 Foothill Blvd.
MOORPARK - A night manager at the McDonald's restaurant on New Los Angeles Avenue is scheduled to be arraigned today on armed robbery charges in a holdup at the restaurant, authorities said Monday.
Evon Haddad, 37, told the federal court jury that she heard machine- gun fire from her second-story window and saw a heavily armed man run from a car about 30 minutes after the holdup and shootout Feb.
VENTURA - A 57-year-old Mission Hills man pleaded not guilty to robbery and attempted murder charges in connection with the holdup of a Simi Valley bank earlier this month.
He and his cousin were charged with the holdup of a Canyon Country Citibank branch.