holding

Definitions

Accounting

  • noun a group of shares owned

Agriculture

  • noun land and buildings held by a freehold or leasehold occupier

Law

Real Estate

  • noun a piece of land that is leased from someone else, especially when used for agricultural purposes

Slang

  • adjective in possession of illicit drugs. A legalistic, officialese term, also adopted by drug-abusers.

Sports

  • noun in some sports, the illegal use of the arms to hold or obstruct an opponent
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