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shim

(shim),
In magnetic resonance imaging, fine adjustment of the magnetic field to improve uniformity.

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a thin tapered piece of material used to fill a gap.
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shim

(shĭm) [Of uncertain origin]
In magnetic resonance imaging, a gradient magnetic field that is used to improve the homogeneity of the main magnetic field.
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Shiming, CEO of the company, said the company is looking forward to executing a number of projects in the Kingdom including an office tower and a residential city in Riyadh.
CCID Consulting analyst Qiu Shiming added that offshore wind power generation is emerging in China and will become an important form of energy, noting that China's offshore wind energy resources are far greater than land wind energy resources.
Shiming believes it has significant and lasting advantage over established international 3G suppliers and domestic Chinese 3G start-ups due to this Government policy.
Shiming currently holds the WBO flyweight world title, offering Barnes plenty of incentive as he prepares for tonight's test against Olteanu.
Shiming He (1,2), Weini Zeng (3), Kun Xie (4), Hongming Yang (1), Mingyong Lai (1) and Xin Su (2)
Other well-known endorsers of ANTA sportswear include NBA stars Rajon Rondo, Klay Thompson, Shandler Parsons and fellow boxer two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming.
Even though he only has 15 pro fights, Ruenroeng's wins came against topnotch opposition, including his amateur rival Zou Shiming, the Olympic legend from China.
China look very lightweight by comparison with none of their five gold medallists from Guangzhou returning, including the outstanding flyweight Zou Shiming who turned professional after winning a second Olympic gold in London and is lining up a world title tilt next year.
PAUL BUTLER believes double Olympic champion Zou Shiming is not suited to being a professional.
There is no GB representitive in the 49kg light-flyweight division where the dominant force is China's world champ Zou Shiming, while South Korean Shin Jong-Hun (5-2) and Russia's David Ayrapetyan (7-1) should also go well.
While Chinese Zou Shiming is the most- decorated boxer with three consecutive world titles, South Korean Jong Shin, the two- time world championships medallist who beat Devendro in the world meet last year, is also a force to reckon with.
But if the artists are loath to tie the works of "Kuo Xuan" to any one meaning, curator Gao Shiming was eager to give the show an intellectual pedigree.