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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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Sue Smith is a trainer to follow at any time of the year and she enjoyed a near 4-1 double with her only two runners, Losing Grip and Stagecoach Opal
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The system, offered by most manufacturers as an optional extra, detects when a wheel is losing grip and applies power reduction and individual braking to maintain control.
IT LOOKED a matter of how far for Losing Grip at Uttoxeter when she kicked clear down the back straight but, as in-running punters know only too well, it' s always a long way home at Uttoxeter and his 1.
Button's team, McLaren and Renault all suffered the opposite problem with their tyres losing grip.
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Two laps after my pitstop, however, I started losing grip and with hindsight, maybe we should have gone for the intermediate tyre.
It was, though, business as usual for trainer Sue Smith and her jockey Dominic Elsworth, who completed a 130-1 treble with Losing Grip, Rebel Rhythm and Autograph.
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Always going well, Losing Grip was never seriously threatened and drew clear in the straight to beat Moyne Pleasure by 10 lengths.