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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This study is devoted to develop a useful model for liquid circulation in an internal loop airlift reactor based on drift flux model, as well as propose a slip velocity and gas holdup relations.
Following these directions the different police stations of Islamabad during general holdup shifted two vehicles in police stations, while 22 motorcycles were also shifted in police stations.
Kaeding said his client was addicted to heroin at the time of the holdup, as were his co-defendants.
Keywords: height-dependence, holdup, liquid-liquid extraction, pulsed column, pulsation frequency, pulsation amplitude
This was not the case last year, or as recently as a few months back, when this same route was considered a high risk for holdups.
Bautista made the remark following the arrest the other day of Mark Soque, 29, the primary suspect behind the series of robbery, holdup and murder cases in Quezon City.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad police during general holdup shifted 02 vehicles, 18 motorcycles in different police stations while 03 tinted glasses were removed from the vehicles, a spokesman said on Sunday.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad police during general holdup shifted 10 vehicles, 21 motorcycles in different police stations while 10 tinted glasses were removed from the vehicles, a spokesman said on Friday.
Joseph Stoliker, 42, of 147 Pleasant St., was charged yesterday with armed robbery in the Monday holdup in which police say he threatened a bank teller with a hypodermic needle.
Fibre type and mass fraction have significant effects on gas holdup in gas-liquid-fibre bubble columns.
Lowey (D-N.Y), one of the most vociferous pro-abortion voices in Congress, denounced the holdup of the funds.
A Navotas City policewoman on her way home shot and wounded one of the three men who declared a holdup on a bus in Quezon City Tuesday night.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad police during general holdup shifted 7 vehicles, 36 motorcycles in different police stations while 19 tinted glasses were removed from the vehicles, a spokesman said on Saturday.
A second employee was also on duty at the time of the second holdup.
Armed with what he claimed was a flare gun, and with his shirt pulled over his head to serve as a mask, he announced a holdup and ordered the five patrons in the store at the time to the floor.