Definitions and translations for "retention"

Definition of retention

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1. The act of retaining or something retained
2. The act or power of remembering things
3. A memory; what is retained in the mind
4. The involuntary withholding of urine and faeces
5. That which contains something, as a tablet; a means of preserving impressions.
6. The act of withholding; restraint; reserve.
7. A place of custody or confinement.
8. The right to withhold a debt, or of retaining property until a debt due to the person claiming the right is duly paid; a lien.
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English - English - retention

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n. act of keeping possession; maintenance, act of holding; memory, capacity to remember
n. retention

English - Spanish - retention

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s. retención; memoria, retentiva

English - French - retention

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n. emprisonnement; sous-surveillance

English - German - retention

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n. Einbehalten; Erhaltung; Festhalten; Zurückbehalten; Beibehaltung

English - Indonesian - retention

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n. penyimpanan, daya ingatan, ingatan

English - Italian - retention

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s. mantenimento, conservazione; memoria, ritentiva; (Med) ritenzione

English - Polish - retention

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n. zatrzymywanie, wstrzymywanie {med.}, zdolność zapamiętywania, retencja

English - Portuguese - retention

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s. retenção; conservação; memória

English - Romanian - retention

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n. retenţie {med.}, reţinere, fixare, memorie, detenţiune, oprire {jur.}, rezervă

English - Russian - retention

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с. удерживание, сохранение, способность запоминания, память, задержка

English - Turkish - retention

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i. tutma, alıkoyma, kaybetmeme, koruma, çişini tutma, akılda tutma, hafıza, bellek, durdurma

English - Ukrainian - retention

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n. утримування, запам'ятовувати: здатність запам'ятовувати, затримка

English - Dutch - retention

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zn. tegenhouden

English - Greek - retention

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ουσ. μνημονικό, κράτηση

English - Arabic - retention

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‏إحتفاظ، إستبقاء، ذاكرة، الاحتباس، حجز، القدرة على الاحتفاظ، إحتجاز، ذاكرة قوية‏

English - Chinese - retention

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(名) 保留; 记忆力; 保持; 闭尿

English - Chinese - retention

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(名) 保留; 記憶力; 保持; 閉尿

English - Hindi - retention

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n. धारन करना, धारन करने की शक्ति, धारणा शक्ति, अवधारण, स्मृति

English - Japanese - retention

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(名) 保持; 保留; 持久力; 記憶力

English - Korean - retention

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명. 유치, 보유; 유지; 기억, 기억력

English - Vietnamese - retention

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n. sự bí tiểu, sự duy trì tập quán, sự nhớ, sự giử lại, sự tự chế
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