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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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On receipt of the report, the Welsh Government may, if it thinks fit, make an order giving effect to any proposals made to it by the Commission either as submitted or with modifications.
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The Conference of Rulers surely has the right to discuss any matter of national policy and those it thinks fit to discuss.