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A removable plate designed to hold other parts in place or act as a bearing or wear surface.
(mining engineering)
A temporary support at the face to prevent coal from falling before the cut is complete, either by hand or by machine.
A prop put in the holing of a seam while being undercut.
A piece of metal often used in the same hole with a wedge-shaped key for holding pieces together.


1. A steel strap used to clasp two members together.
2. Same as gib or jib door.


A backseat pilot or navigator in a two-seat tandem aircraft. Also called GIB, or guy in back.
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RVDT ve SRVT nedeniyle enjeksiyon uygulanan 29 gozun 15'inde (%51,7) takipler esnasinda GIB'i 24 mmHg'nin uzerine cikarken, diyabetik makula odemi nedeniyle enjeksiyon uygulanan 64 gozun 15'inde (%23,3) GIB 24 mmHg'nin uzerinde olculdu.
After the high spot is removed, the gib is re-died and inserted again.
GIB celebrates its 40th anniversary and launches its new corporate identity in Bahrain
GIB Capital chief executive Osamah Shaker said, "the awards bear testimony to the continued appreciation GIB Capital enjoys in the market, from both clients and industry perspectives.
GIB CEO Abdulaziz Al-Helaissi accompanied the bank's employees at the centre to receive a plaque of appreciation handed over by the DSCA Chairwoman, Dr.
Alyahya to GIB over the past seven years are deeply valued by the Board.
The bank's flagship hedge fund - the GIB "Emerging Markets Opportunities Fund" (EMOF) continues to outperform all related benchmarks and delivers excellent risk adjusted returns for investors.
Enjeksiyon oncesinde ve sonrasinda belirlenen zamanlarda duzenli olarak GIB olcumu bulunmayan hastalar, glokom ve okuler hipertansiyon tanisi olan, intravitreal triamsinolon enjeksiyon oykusu bulunan, arka segment goz cerrahisi geciren, GIB olcumlerinin guvenilirligine etkisi olabilecek kornea opasitesi gibi patolojisi bulunan hastalar calisma disi birakildi.
The memorandum was signed by Masdar's chief executive officer Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber and his opposite number at the GIB, Shaun Kingsbury.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 25, 2011--Carlyle to list General Lighting stake via GIB Capital(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Saudi Arabia-based GIB Financial Services (GIBFS), the investment banking arm of Gulf International Bank (GIB), has re-branded itself.