A person or thing staying on from a previous period; specif., an officeholder who continues in office or an entertainer whose engagement is extended.
Webster's New World
One that is held over from an earlier time.
A political adviser who was a holdover from the Reagan era; a family tradition that is a holdover from my grandparents' childhood.
The act of staying beyond the end of a lease.
Webster's New World Law
The distance (at target) by which a rifle scope is aimed higher than the intended point of impact in order to compensate for bullet drop over the distance to the target.
This rangefinder not only measures the distance to the target, but also provides a digital readout of the inches of holdover at that distance.
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