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maintain

(Carry on), verb adfirmare, confirmare, continue, follow up, go on, keep alive, keep going, keep on, keep up, perpetuate, persevere, persist, proceed with, prolong, pursue, shore up, stick to

maintain

(Commence), verb activate, begin, embark upon, initiate, institute, introduce, launch, originate, set in motion, set in operation, start, undertake
Associated concepts: maintain an action

maintain

(Sustain), verb abet, adhere, advocate, aid, assist, attend, be firm, be firmly fixed, bear up against, buttress, care for, champion, come to the defense of, conserve, countenance, cover, defend, espouse the cause of, feed, finance, guard, hold up, justify, look after, make provision, make safe, nourish, nurse, nurture, oversee, protect, provide for, rally to, safeguard, save, screen, secure, see to, service, shelter, shield, shoulder, side with, stand by, stand firm, stand one's ground, stick to, subscribe to, subsidize, substantiate, supply, support, take care of, take charge of, uphold, vindicate, watch over, weather
See also: adduce, adhere, allege, argue, assert, assist, authorize, avouch, avow, bear, bestow, cite, conserve, continue, control, corroborate, declare, defend, employ, endure, fund, harbor, justify, keep, last, nurture, occupy, organize, own, perpetuate, persevere, persist, plead, posit, possess, preserve, profess, prolong, promote, propound, prosecute, protect, provide, pursue, regulate, remain, reserve, resist, retain, shelter, state, store, subsidize, subsist, supply, support, sustain, uphold, withstand
References in periodicals archive ?
Maintainability: The system can be updated when required in a manner that continues to provide for system availability, security and integrity.
The lawyer, however, pleaded the office had no jurisdiction to decide maintainability of a petition.
This is the first time the High Court allowed CCP to decide the maintainability of the proceedings pending before CCP.
Objecting to the maintainability of the election petition, Advocate Babar Awan argued on behalf of Mr Khan that many legal formalities were not followed before filing the petition.
According to media reports a two-member bench comprising Justice Ijazul Ahsan and Justice Sajjad Ali Shah resumed hearing of objections on maintainability of a petition filed by the Lawyers Foundation for Justice president Feroz Shah Gilani urging recovery of losses incurred by the national exchequer due to the promulgation of the NRO.
On Thursday, Advocate Babar Awan filed an initial reply in the court on behalf of Mr Khan and objected to the maintainability of the election petition.
High court had earlier reserved the judgment on the maintainability of the petition.
After hearing the argumetns, Justice Shahid Karim reserved verdict on the maintainability of the petition.
The training courses aim to equip delegates with an understanding of the issues relating to the design, reliability, safety, maintainability, supportability and associated costs of products and services.
So what does this have to do with the 2005 DoD Guide for Achieving Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM)?
The Tribunal comprising Justice Shahid Waheed had reserved the verdict on maintainability of the election petition filed by Abdul Wahab of Pakistan Justice and Democratic Party, a defeated candidate from NA-95, and it was announced today.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court on Thursday reserved verdict on maintainability of a petition seeking removal of interim interior minister Azam Khan for his alleged role in removing name of Syed Zulfiqar Bokhari alias Zulfi Bokhari from the Exit Control List to allow him to travel for Umrah with PTI chairman Imran Khan.