Examples of holder in a Sentence
She is the holder of an honorary degree.
the holder of a world record
Recent Examples of holder from the Web
Nisrin Elamin, a Sudanese green card holder at the time and a Ph.D. student in anthropology at Stanford University, was one of the first to be detained shortly after the ban was announced.
Rights-holders aren’t on the hook for operating or financing costs to run the wells, although their income does depend on a driller’s willingness to keep pumping.
The NCAA FBS record book, for example, shows Arizona State's Terrell Suggs as the record-holder for single-season sacks with 24 and career sacks with 44.
The U.S. Department of Justice says an investigation found Panda Express unnecessarily required green card holders to repeatedly prove they were authorized to work.
And green-card holders were exempted from the administration’s revised travel ban months ago.
Thailand’s traditional power holders, including the military and the courts, have been among Thaksin’s foes, and Tuesday’s court ruling is likely to revive criticism that the judiciary rules with a political bias against Thaksin’s supporters.
A pre-sale for Citi card-holders begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 27th, and runs through 10 p.m. Thursday.
The law includes a provision sparing toll boards from mandatory fee reductions if the change would violate lending agreements with bond holders.
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First Known Use of holder
Definition of Holder
Eric (Himpton, Jr.) 1951– U.S. attorney general (2009–15)
HOLDER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of holder for English Language Learners
: a person who holds or owns something
: a device that holds something
Legal Definition of holder
1 : a person that holds: as a : owner the holder of a patent —often used in combination a stockholder b : one that holds or occupies the property of another by agreement and especially under a lease
2a : a person who under the Uniform Commercial Code is in possession of a negotiable instrument that names and is made payable to the possessor or that is payable to bearer b : a person under the Uniform Commercial Code in possession of goods named in a document of title if the goods are deliverable to bearer or to the order of the possessor
3 in the civil law of Louisiana : an individual (as a trustee or debtor) or legal or commercial entity that under the Civil Code's provisions for disposition of unclaimed property is in possession of property belonging to another
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