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retentionnoun [U]

uk   us   /rɪˈten.ʃən/ formal
C2 the continued use, existence, or possession of something or someone: Two influential senators have argued for the retention of the unpopular tax. The retention of old technology has slowed the company's growth. water/heat retention
Translations of “retention”
in Vietnamese sự giữ lại…
in Spanish retención…
in Thai การเก็บรักษา…
in Malaysian penahanan…
in French conservation…
in German das Zurückhalten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保留, 保持, 維持…
in Indonesian penahanan…
in Russian сохранение, удерживание…
in Turkish muhafaza, tutma, alıkoyma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 保留, 保持, 维持…
in Polish utrzymanie, zachowanie…
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