Meaning of HOLDING in English
noun the burden or chorus of a song.
2. holding ·noun that which holds, binds, or influences.
3. holding ·noun a tenure; a farm or other estate held of another.
4. holding ·p.pr. & ·vb.n. of hold.
5. holding ·noun the act or state of sustaining, grasping, or retaining.
Webster English vocab. Английский словарь Webster. 2012