Holding

Holding may refer to:

  • Holding (law), the central determination in a judicial opinion
  • Holding (aviation)
  • Earl Holding, the majority owner of Sinclair Oil
  • Michael Holding, a cricketer
  • Holding company, a company that owns stock in other companies
  • Holding (American football), a common penalty in American football
  • Therapeutic Holding, a method to manage violence and aggression in children
  • Billy Holding, rugby league footballer of the 1920s, '30s, and '40s for Cumberland, Warrington, Rochdale Hornets

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... Holding was much admired during her day ... its golden age of 1920–1940, said of Holding that she was “the top suspense writer of them all.” Literary critic Anthony Boucher wrote “For subtlety, realistic conviction, incredible economy, she’s in a ... Boucher also praised Holding's Miss Kelly as "one of those too-rare juvenile fantasies with delightful appeal to the adult connoisseur." Holding's novel The Blank Wall (1947) was so popular in ...
Communications In Morocco - Telecoms Industry
... is the kingdom's first private operator, holding 36.69% of the market ... Meditel's biggest competitor is Maroc Telecom, holding 60.71% of the market ... Though holding a tiny share (2.6%) of the voice market, this new player has captured a majority of the 3G market (69.11%) ...

Famous quotes containing the word holding:

    A Roman divorced from his wife, being highly blamed by his friends, who demanded, “Was she not chaste? Was she not fair? Was she not fruitful?” holding out his shoe, asked them whether it was not new and well made. “Yet,” added he, “none of you can tell where it pinches me.”
    Plutarch (c. 46–120 A.D.)

    The slogan offers a counterweight to the general dispersion of thought by holding it fast to a single, utterly succinct and unforgettable expression, one which usually inspires men to immediate action. It abolishes reflection: the slogan does not argue, it asserts and commands.
    Johan Huizinga (1872–1945)

    Except that right side up is best, there is not much to learn about holding a baby. There are one hundred and fifty-two distinctly different ways—and all are right! At least all will do.
    Heywood Broun (1888–1939)