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grip

1. Tools any device that holds by friction, such as certain types of brake
2. TV, Cinema a worker in a camera crew or a stagehand who shifts sets and props, etc.
3. Engineering a small drainage channel cut above an excavation to conduct surface water away from the excavation

grip

[grip]
(ordnance)
One of a pair of wooden or plastic items designed to be attached by threaded fasteners to the two sides of the frame of a weapon, such as a revolver or bayonet; it is shaped to fit the hand and to provide a formed surface to hold the weapon.

grip

grip, 2
1. Of a mechanical fastener: the thickness of the material or parts which the fastener is designed to secure when assembled.
2. Of a rivet: the thickness of the plates or parts through which the rivet passes.
3. A channel that carries away rain water from a foundation, during its construction.

GRIP

Graph Reduction In Parallel.

Simon Peyton Jones's GRIP machine built at UCL, now at the University of Glasgow. It has many processors (Motorola 68020 or other) on Futurebus with intelligent memory units.

GRIP

(Globally Resilient IP) Features built into Cisco's IOS router operating system in 2002 that eliminate packet loss during a router switchover. Such features include Stateful Switchover, which transfers the state of the original router to the standby router, while Nonstop Forwarding maintains packet flow during the switchover.
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Tap one into a -1/4-inch hole and drive a screw into the plug center; it will expand to grip the wall.
A self-proclaimed foodie and grill chef, Radosevich posts favorite grilling recipes on the Grill Grip blog and invites anyone interested in grilling news, special offers and promotions to stay up to date by following Grill Grip on Facebook and Twitter.
As a result, low rolling resistance and steering response improved, and the tire grip improved as well.
Recently, Pachmayr introduced its "Bill Jordan Combat Grip," made of a harder synthetic.
The typical grip on a Colt, Smith & Wesson or Ruger revolver is formed by a skeletal extension of the frame which averages around 3/8 to 1/2-inch wide.
There is another modern feature, which has to do with grip shape and fit: interchangeable backstraps.
Any of these will do a great job, perhaps with the exception of the last one, but I have seen great players with this grip.
The indirect benefits derived by the hands and forearms from exercising other areas of the body cannot carry over significantly to grip strength.
The Sports Muncher is a drink bottle with a kid-friendly grip.
Avant, Holmes and Britton have inked deals with KFC to become the first-ever "Get a Grip" testers for the brand's latest marketing endeavor - branded athletic grips.
When it comes to a 1911, it simply a matter of loosening two screws on each side of the grip frame and replacing the panels.
Radosevich initially developed the Grill Grip with safety in mind, however, it has quickly become a popular decorative accessory for otherwise bland grills.