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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
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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.
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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
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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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Another concern is the final fitting of the grip safety after we have installed a modern grip safety.
Grips can be equipped on the various guns in play, to drastically improve one's accuracy.
Made in Germany, Nill Grips range from those with ledges for naturally resting the thumb high, while others offer finger grooves, compact profiles and select exotic woods.
But the overarching point is that you want to forget about the idea of a consistent, soft grip pressure.
Previously Hand Grip Force was quantified in Newtons5, pounds, kilograms and even in milliliters of mercury, while we analyzed and measured grip force on Power Lab in percentages.
His Ruger 9mm sports silver-starred exotic grips on both left and right.
Take care to grip your club with your ring and middle fingers of your right hand.
Average grip strength at age 50 was similar in men with HIV (37.9 kilograms) and men without HIV (38.2 kilograms) (Figure 1).
That's when we realized the larger wood grips made it really easy to torque the bow.
This creates a more natural feel in your hands - similar to the tapered handle of a baseball bat - which allows you to easily grip (not hold) the club with your fingertips - just like the Pros.
To be honest, there hasn't been a better aftermarket grip for snubbies introduced since Craig Spegel designed the Boot Grip in 1978.
Traditionally, grip sleeves like the HandAll are simple one-piece rubber tubes contoured to fit the frame of a firearm, and they usually feature finger grooves and some sort of texturing.