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One could even argue that Mother’s Day provided a superficial placeholder in lieu of policies that actually would benefit mothers.Women asked for an Independence Day. They got Mother’s Day instead.|Kimberly Hamlin|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
A good workaround is to use an image placeholder where the video would normally load.Core Web Vitals report: 28 Ways to supercharge your site|James Parsons|January 13, 2021|Search Engine Watch
It listed a potential offering size of $1 billion, a placeholder that will likely change.Online marketplace Wish files for initial public offering|Verne Kopytoff|November 20, 2020|Fortune
The company has included a standard $100M placeholder for the amount they intend to raise for the event, and that will almost certainly change.Vista-owned backup and recovery company Datto files to go public|Ron Miller|September 30, 2020|TechCrunch
Those numbers are not the opening prices of the stock, but rather placeholders based on private-market trading, and act as jumping-off points.
The Defense Department has set aside $79 billion for OCO for the next fiscal year, the same placeholder amount as this one.
That bill is a placeholder to get the House on record while the Senate works on the more detailed legislation, aides said.Dems: Wait for Europe Before Hitting Putin’s Wallet|Josh Rogin|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Maybe it was being used as a placeholder and never taken out.Fact-Checking Suzanne Somers’s Claim That Obamacare is a Socialist Ponzi Scheme|Brandy Zadrozny|October 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Intended to be a placeholder, no one suspected he would do anything of consequence.
Rather than Roman numerals, this appears to be a placeholder to a reference that was not filled in.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola