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fit

1
Pathol a sudden attack or convulsion, such as an epileptic seizure

fit

2
Archaic a story or song or a section of a story or song

Fit

 

in machine building, the character of the junction between machine parts. The fit determines the parts’ greater or lesser freedom of relative movement and their resistance to being displaced by each other.

fit

[fit]
(design engineering)
The dimensional relationship between mating parts, such as press, shrink, or sliding fit.

fit

i. The total avionics package in an aircraft.
ii. The desired clearance, if any, between mating surfaces (e.g., push fit, force fit).
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In theory, for any GAM in which the back-fitting algorithm converges, there exists a matrix R such that the fitted values [mu] are given by the relation [mu] = Rz, where z = g(y) is the vector of observations transformed by the link function.
We made three additional measurements on this set of specimens, and the fitted temperature profiles agreed to within 0.
Each child is fitted as her individual need requires and for this work there are special fitters trained to care for the children.
While crafting Fitted for the MacBook Pro, Speck's designers referenced the mastery they accomplished in the sleek SeeThru and SeeThru Satin hard shell cases for MacBook.
To avoid future blisters, wear properly fitted shoes.
He tells the story of a grandmother taken from an audience and fitted in a pointe shoe with a superstrong shank.
After that area is fitted, fine tune the hem length.