a small furnace for holding molten metal produced in a larger melting furnace at a desired temperature for casting.
- Holding operation
noun 1. a plan or procedure devised to prolong the existing situation
- Holding paddock
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a paddock in which cattle or sheep are kept temporarily, as before shearing, etc
noun 1. a traffic pattern for aircraft at a specified location (holding point) where they are ordered to remain until permitted to land or proceed. 2. a state or period in which no progress or change is made or planned. noun 1. the oval or circular path of an aircraft flying around an airport awaiting […]
noun 1. a for the temporary storage of a substance. 2. Also called holding pen. (def 4).