In this position and as chair of compensation, he also authorized the retention of outside advisers.
Dodd initially denied being responsible for allowing the AIG retention bonuses to go through, but has reversed himself.
His retention may indicate any federal case could revolve around more than the perjury and obstruction charges.
But this was an element of Jeff that I understood; his mimicry and his retention for music and melody.
It's also not simply that they want teacher promotion and retention to be tied to seniority, not test results.
retention of capacity to grow is the reward of such intellectual hospitality.
The retention of their independence must take the first place.
For this reason, the student-teacher may profitably make himself acquainted with the main conditions of retention and recall.
The retention of Sherborne, then, meant comfort and the status of a gentleman.
This retention of water by the tissues gives rise to the condition known as edema.
late 14c., from Latin retentionem (nominative retentio) "a retaining, a holding back," noun of action from past participle stem of retinere (see retain). Originally medical; mental sense is from late 15c.
retention re·ten·tion (rĭ-těn'shən)
Involuntary withholding by the body of wastes or secretions that are normally eliminated.
The holding by the body of what normally belongs in it, such as food in the stomach.
An ability to recall or recognize what has been learned or experienced; memory.
In dentistry, a period following orthodontic treatment when a patient wears an appliance or appliances to stabilize the teeth in their new position.