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Definition: upkeep, running, handling, control; good manners, behavior; standard, quality; posture; performance; dress, appearance

Mon père se charge de la tenue de la maison - My father takes care of the upkeep on the house

Elle a une bonne tenue en classe - She behaves in class

Est-ce une publication qui a de la tenue ? - Is it a quality publication?

Il a une très mauvaise tenue - He has very bad posture

Le dollar a une bonne tenue face à la livre - The dollar is performing well against the pound

Tenue correcte exigée - Strict dress code

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