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maintain

(mān-tān′) [L. manu tenère, to hold in the hand]
1. To hold, support, or preserve.
2. To continue, e.g., a healthy behavior.
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1 Documented system maintainability objectives, policies and standards address all areas affected by system
We are helping to define the maintainability aspects of the aircraft and its support on the ground or aboard ship," explained Barron, whose title is specialist, JSF maintainability for human factors.
The court reserved its ruling over maintainability of the petition that was filed by PTI's lawyer Babar Awan, who gave his arguments before LHC judge Justice Shahid Kareem.
Improved readiness: Poor reliability or maintainability causes readiness to fall below needed levels or increases the cost of achieving them.
The minister said the lawyer of prime minister did not raise any objection about maintainability of the petitions.
Carter, who currently works with the directorate's Manufacturing Technology Division, earned this prestigious award for his contributions to solving a critical material scale-up problem that directly affects the operational maintainability and combat availability of the Air Force's B-2 bomber fleet.
Lahore -- Lahore High Court (LHC) has raised objection over the maintainability of contempt of court petition filed against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad High Court (IHC) Tuesday reserved its verdict in maintainability of a plea seeking to award title of Field Marshal to Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif.
Workshop sponsors have included professional logistics organizations like the International Society of Logistics (formerly known as SOLE) and the Reliability, Maintainability, Supportability Partnership.