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Synonyms for retain

to keep at one's disposal

to have and maintain in one's possession

to persevere in some condition, action, or belief


to renew an image or thought in the mind

to obtain the use or services of

Synonyms for retain

hold back within

allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature

secure and keep for possible future use or application

keep in one's mind

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In general, more completion of internal hydration process of AAC-LWA could be achieved by water retainability in the concrete mixture.
Nielsen's reliability tests measure both accessibility and retainability of voice calls and data sessions.
Commands must give their linguists every opportunity to succeed, and then honestly assess the retainability of the Soldier with deference to the Soldier's overall performance.
The topics include the fabrication of copper nanowires and its effect on the proliferation of mesenchymal stem cells, how the thickness of the glass coating influences the interfacial heat transfer coefficient during the forming of nickel-based superalloys, applying magnetic nanoparticles as drug delivery particles for atopic dermatitis, preparing paver bricks having both water retainability and frost resistance by designing macro porous structure, and developing silicon nitride porous bodies with a micro-macro complex pore structure for application as a bio-filter.
of subscribers or number of subscribers per unit of bandwidth) and Retainability (i.e.
Prerequisites for this course include dental assistants who have completed their initial dental assistant training, concluded their 12-month "On-The-Job" training and possess a minimum of 12-months retainability. Nominees must be approved by their military chain-of-command.
Airmen interested in joining the Thunderbirds team must submit a letter of recommendation from their commander, a resume, a 5x7 full-length photo in their short-sleeve blues shirt, a records review, a listing of their last five enlisted performance reports, an Air Force fitness score sheet, a retainability letter and a signed acknowledgement letter.
"Their retainability allows 433rd MTIs to step in as mentors to new active-duty training instructors," Captain Sasnett said.