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holdback

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holdback

noun

Definition of HOLDBACK

1
an instance or period of being prevented from going about one's business <there'll be a holdback on production until the new machinery is fully installed>
2
something that makes movement or progress difficult <the only holdback to starting the new job is my contractual commitment to my current position>

February 27, 2015
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