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rim

(rim),
A margin, border, or edge, usually circular.

rim

(rim) a border or edge.
bite rim , occlusion rim, record rim a border constructed on temporary or permanent denture bases in order to record the maxillomandibular relation and for positioning of the teeth.

rim

Etymology: OE, rima, edge
an outer edge, which may be curved or circular, as on an occluding surface built on a temporary or permanent denture base.

rim

verb (slang) To orally stimulate the anus of a sexual partner; to perform anilingus.

rim

(rim)
A margin, border, or edge, usually circular in form.

rim 

That part of a spectacle frame which partly or completely surrounds the lens.

rim

(rim)
Margin, border, or edge, usually circular.

rim,

n the outer edge; often curved or circular.
rim, occlusion,
n (record rim), an occluding surface built on temporary or permanent denture bases for the purpose of making maxillomandibular relation records and arranging teeth.
rim, record,
n See rim, occlusion.
rim, surgical occlusion,
n a conventional occlusion rim, the base of which has been reduced until it is smaller than the surgical impression tray with which the surgical jaw relations are recorded.
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From the North Rim (most hikers tackle it from this direction) to the cabins of Phantom Ranch, hard by the Colorado River, the descent is 5,800 feet - more than a vertical mile - in 14 miles of the North Kaibab Trail.
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The North Rim, with an elevation that ranges between 8,000 feet and 8,800 feet, sits much higher than the South Rim (7,000 feet), which results in much cooler summer temperatures and radically different terrain.
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This initiative with Rim Semi will help to determine if Embarq can leverage a new technology to give our customers new services across our wireline network.