antiholdup

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ hold-up

Adjective[edit]

antiholdup (not comparable)

  1. Serving as a deterrent against gunpoint robbery.
    • 1972, Popular Mechanics (volume 137, number 2, February 1972, page 20)
      German bank officials in Darmstadt are transferring money in a new antiholdup bank van that carries a vat of dye in the top.