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
But those same checked bags would be free for holders of major airline credit cards, more than making up the $95 annual fee in a single trip.
Holders of those tickets have early 1:30 p.m. access to the fest, which has general-admission hours of 2:30 to 6 p.m. General admission is $35, and includes unlimited sampling and a collector's tasting glass.
Goldman Sachs was the seventh-largest holder of PDVSA bonds as of March 31, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
To get one, current license holders will be required to present two proofs of residency instead of one, and will have to present their Social Security card instead of just providing the number.
ESPN and the other major college-football television rights holders have not yet announced full broadcast plans for Week 2 of the 2017 season.
Defending champ and state-meet record holder A.J. Epenesa of Edwardsville kept Meyer from the sweep by winning the discus at 197-11, giving Meyer second at 189-5.
In the 100 meter final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, Usain Bolt, the world-record holder, reacted in 0.155 seconds.
The Supreme Court limited the ability of patent holders to bring infringement lawsuits in courts that have plaintiff-friendly reputations, a major decision that could provide a boost to companies that defend against patent claims.
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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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