How to use Holds-up in a sentence

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  • The Blue Clay forms, at the higher levels, a stratum impervious to water, and holds up the rainfall, which soaks through the spongy mass of the superimposed coralline formations.

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  • He loved music himself, and justified this profane pleasure by the example of Bishop Grosseteste, who lodged his harper in the chamber next his own; but he holds up as a warning to gleemen the fate of the minstrel who sang loud while the bishop said grace, and was miserably killed by a falling stone in consequence.

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  • To meet this special perplexity, the author holds up the picture of early days, when the great protagonist of the Gospel constantly enjoyed protection at the hands of Roman justice.

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  • It holds up an almost perfectly level and spotless mirror to the temper of the earlier Renaissance.

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  • Each tub holds up to 28 diapers at a time, saving endless trips to the bin and making diaper disposal hygienic and convenient.

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  • It holds up to four AA and two AAA batteries, and even allows simultaneous charging of the two types.

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  • One figure holds up a large lock, a potent symbol of the town's premier industry.

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  • The suction tubing is connected to a canister which is housed within the machine and holds up to 300mls of fluid.

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  • Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.

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  • One figure holds up a large lock, a potent symbol of the town 's premier industry.

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  • This one holds up to 100 photographs and also uses a USB cord to transfer pictures from the computer (Windows or Mac) to the keychain.

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  • Reviewers state that it's easy to clean, convenient because it makes so many muffins at once, holds up well over time, and makes adorable muffins.

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  • It provides a great finish and holds up well to bumps and scuffs.

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  • If this is the case, mascara that holds up to the rigors of heat and humidity is a must.

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  • Bear in mind that I really only need to apply the color once a day; it's long-lasting, as mentioned, and holds up well through eating and drinking.

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  • Even a single basic recipe can be helpful as long as it holds up to experimentation and adjustments.

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  • The fillings, ingredients, and frostings you choose can impact how your sea themed wedding cake appears and especially how it holds up at an outdoor reception.

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  • Many engaged couples like it because it provides a sleeker, more professional look, and it holds up in all types of weather.

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  • It's simply one of those items of clothing that stands up to constant wear, holds up well over the years and looks fantastic with myriad outfits.

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  • These pants are made from denim, a durable cotton material, that holds up well and can last years.

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  • Certainly, the story holds up now as well as it ever did.

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  • Beat the second level of the STAR game to acquire the giant quiver, which holds up to 100 arrows.

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  • The glasses measure 7 inches and the carafe holds up to one liter.

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  • Sunpentown WC-06 Thermoelectric wine cooler - This super-sleek wine chiller comes in a platinum finish and holds up to six bottles of wine.

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  • It holds up to 20 cubic feet of camping essentials and has an optional luggage rack.

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  • This is debatable, in some regards, but the common consensus among iPhone enthusiasts is that this holds up to be largely true.

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  • With just a little time and care, braids can give you a gorgeous style that holds up far better than most intricate updos or formal styles.

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  • So you know that opting for the best quality shorts will save you money in the long run because that's what holds up to hard activity and lasts.

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  • This one holds up against pilling, and dries fast, too!

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  • With the huge variety of colors, prints and styles, any teenager should be able to find at least one tankini that looks great, feels good and holds up to all of her summertime activities.

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  • The traditional beach or picnic blanket, if you didn't use a towel, is made of a sturdy woven fabric that holds up well to the rigors of sand and grass.

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  • Some shops will even wet a suit for you to show how well it holds up.

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  • The case holds up to 30 Toy Story Buddy Figures and allows you to remove them with a working claw.

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  • The Styrofoam material is very durable and holds up to rough play.

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  • It is also durable; it holds up over time and suits all lifestyles, from sedate to athletic.

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  • When the temperature heats up, you want clothing that holds up to the summer sun, whether you're at work or at play.

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  • The crossover is also a generally sturdy ring that holds up well to wear.

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  • It also holds up better to daily wear than white gold.

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  • The hard metal holds up to an active lifestyle without getting scratched or damaged.

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  • The durability and polished look of leather means that this type of bag not only looks attractive, but holds up well to frequent carrying and the abuse of travel.

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  • If he's shopping for a new fast sports car, he's going to do more than merely test drive the vehicle; he's going to put it through a series of vigorous tests to see how the machine holds up.

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  • The SansaClip+ from SanDisk is a small MP3 player that holds up to 8GB of music.

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  • In some cases, we even do funny things like "the bathtub test" to figure out how well a shoe holds up after getting WET and then going out for a spin around the block.

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  • The shoe, which features a rather conspicuous built-in speaker, holds up to 100 songs and boasts a six hour battery life.

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  • Durable and comfortable, the company understands how to manufacture footwear that holds up to plenty of activity.

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  • This would be a bat with bright colors and bold lines that holds up for years to come.

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  • While studies are unable to conclusively connect autism with MMR vaccines, some evidence holds up in court.

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  • It holds up to 27 liters of water and has a 3.7 meter hose.

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  • This unique piece of lingerie holds up your thigh high stockings and according to many admirers, looks sexy.

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  • Called the Dominique, it's a 6-strap belt that holds up your stockings and is still elegant, with lace panels and ribbons covering the metal garter grips.

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  • Users especially love how well the underwear holds up in cold, damp climates.

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  • After the competitors are chosen, MTV The Duel 2 host, TJ Lavin, holds up five cards for the dueling competitors to randomly choose from.

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  • Even today, the appearance of the 'mothership' and the eeriness of the repeating harmonic theme they played holds up very well.

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