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      vb      the past tense and past participle of       hold   1  


hand-held  
      adj  
1    held in position by the hand  
2    (of a film camera) held rather than mounted, as in close-up action shots  
3    (of a computer) able to be held in the hand and not requiring connection to a fixed power source  
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Hel, heeled, herald, hell

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n.
purple dye sprayed by a police water cannon to mark the demonstrators for arrest. The purple substance was dubbed 'purple rain' by the press after an anti-apartheid protest held in Cape Town on September 2, 1989.
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