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shim

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

shim

a thin tapered piece of material used to fill a gap.
A 5-item self-administered questionnaire about the penis’ functionality

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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However, I am a bit worried because, as you know, and as the viewers know, Turkey has been labeled by Reporters Without Borders as the largest prison for journalists," Shim said.
Emadi went on to say that Shim had called her bosses on Friday to express concerns she may be arrested because of the constant harassment and accusations of espionage.
Shim, who owns a Palmdale beauty-supply store, was arrested by officials in Mexico on Saturday along with Kwon, who authorities say participated in the attacks.
You can loosen the installation screws to insert the shims: use as many as are necessary until the units are plumb, then trim off the excess shims and tighten the screws.
Both the preparation of master structure and nickel shim was performed with well-established technologies.
By machining the faces on which the thrust washer and shim pack mate, the foundry can control the surface profile and separation for more consistent shim pack installation.
When investigating the problem, Steve Shim, the department's director of technical services, found that some disruptions occurred because employees disconnected power to the equipment, while in other cases, telephone lines had been unplugged, interrupting service.
If you already shoot these models, do obtain the new shim kits from the manufacturers' parts department.
Curated by Annette Lagler of the Ludwig Forum with the help of David Galloway, Gregor Jansen, Marjorie Jongbloed, Wen-i Yang, Rick Takvorian, and Wolfgang Knauff, the show includes Venice stars Huang Yong-Ping and Shim Neshat, performer Kendell Geers, and the multifaceted Olu Oguibe.
At the ceremony was Shim Soo Kwan, a world-famous potter residing in Japan who is the 14th descendant of one of the potters who were taken to Japan by Japanese invaders of Korea and settled down in Kagoshima Prefecture.
Shim Chung--The Blindman's Daughter, a three-act ballet created for the troupe in 1986 by Adrienne Dellas, its first artistic director, opened the season.
PAINESVILLE, Ohio -- A new brake shim adhesive that withstands the high heat and pressure challenges associated with electronic parking brakes (EPB) while providing excellent damping characteristics has been introduced by Avery Dennison Performance Tapes.