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brim

 [brim]
the upper edge of a bowllike structure.
pelvic brim pelvic inlet.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

brim

(brim),
The upper edge or rim of a hollow structure.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

brim

The top of an open vessel; lip; edge.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

brim

(brim)
The upper edge or rim of a hollow structure.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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"Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world," he had told Ingrid Bergman (playing Ilsa Lund, wife of Nazi-resistance fighter Victor Laszlo) from beneath his shadow-casting brim. This American expatriate had just boldly chosen principle over personal satisfaction.
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John Brim, section chief for the instructional resources evaluation services for the Department of Public Instruction in North Carolina, adds that the coming year will be financially worse for his state's districts.