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holdup

[′hōl‚dəp]
(chemical engineering)
Volume of material held or contained in a process vessel or line.
Liquid held up (suspended) in a vertical process vessel or line by rising gas or vapor streams.
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From Equation (17), it is clear that the slip velocity in the riser is a function of [V.sub.[infinity]] (hence, the bubble size and physical properties of the liquid phase used), the gas holdup and exponent n.
Orlowski in the holdup and called in a bomb threat prior to the robbery to divert police attention away from the bank, pleaded guilty Monday to charges of armed robbery, conspiracy and making a bomb threat.
Also, because of low dispersed phase holdup, less solvent is consumed and contamination risks are lowered.
Police visibility-the kind that creates an impression that cops are really out to serve and protect the people-has obviously discouraged holdups.
A robbery and holdup incident was likewise reported in the area.
Following these directions the different police stations of Islamabad during general holdup shifted 02 vehicles in police stations, while 18 motorcycles were also shifted in police stations.
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.
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About five minutes later, Arsenio drew a pistol and declared a holdup, taking the bag of a woman seated near her.
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.
The robbery charges stemmed from armed holdups at 3:25 a.m.
More than P10,000 worth of valuables were taken from Janela Angeli Panopio when the driver of a cab she had boarded pointed a gun at her and declared a holdup on Barcelona Street corner V.