Rim

Definition of Rim

n.1.The border, edge, or margin of a thing, usually of something circular or curving; as, the rim of a kettle or basin.
2.The lower part of the abdomen.
Arch rim
(Phonetics) the line between the gums and the palate.
Rim-fire cartridge
(Mil.) See under Cartridge.
Rim lock
See under Lock.
v. t.1.To furnish with a rim; to border.
[imp. & p. p. Rimmed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Rimming.]

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adjoin, balloon tire, bank, befringe, belted bias tire, belted radial tire, bias tire, bind, board, bordure, bound, brow, coast, enframe, featheredge, felly, flange, frame, hem, labellum, labium, labrum, lap, ledge, limb, limbus, line, list, march, marge, margin, marginate, nonskid tire, outline, perimeter, periphery, pneumatic tire, purfle, purl, radial tire, ragged edge, retread, retreaded tire, safety tire, selvage, set off, shore, side, sideline, skirt, snow tire, studded tire, tire, trim, tubeless tire, white sidewall tire, winter tire
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