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holdback

noun kept in reserve, reservation, reeerved rights, withheld, withholding

holdback

verb check, constrain, contain, control, curb, curtail, desist, detain, enjoin, forbear, hesitate, hinder, hold, hold at bay, hold fast, hold up, impede, inhibit, keep back, keep from, keep in check, not proceed, not use, prevent, prohibit, proscribe, put the brakes on, refuse, regress, repress, restrain, restrict oneself, retain, retard, slow down, smother, stay, stop, suppress, withhold
Associated concepts: holdback in construction law, retention on construction contracts
See also: disadvantage, hindrance, impediment, restraint
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Deposits and Guarantees required: The contract provides the licensee~s expense, a holdback that is imposed by fractions, each of the other payments that advance.
7 million and remerchandising holdbacks of Cdn $13 million.
71-584 of 16 July 1971 designed to regulate holdbacks on contracts of work defined by Article 1779-3 A of the Civil Code, a licensee may provide a joint and several guarantee replacing the application of the holdback.
Deposits and Guarantees required: There will be a holdback set at 5% of the initial amount of increased market if applicable, the amount of endorsements.