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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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However, there is no way that a subtle difference in grip shape, or even perhaps a large one, will cause us to shoot a different POI in a supported bench position.
The Challis stuck grip screw bushing extractor is well made, well polished and finished, and offers plenty of leverage.
During our experimentation, we did try rubber grips.
The Pro Release[TM] grip is designed to provide improved performance for the low & mid handicap and prevents the better player from "getting stuck" - creating a more powerful release at impact.
It is a three finger-groove rubber grip sleeve designed to replace the factory backstrap.
Grip strength and tip and palmar pinch strength and muscle mass of upper extremity in the dominant side were statistically greater than those of the non-dominant side.
Seating your hand properly in your grip is something that should be done on each shot before ever pulling the bow back.
During the build-up of momentum your grip pressure should instinctively increase.
A number of studies have considered various factors affecting pinch grip strength, such as age, sex, stature, body weight, wrist posture, and elbow posture (e.
Whistler Mountain, along with two other ski areas in the British Columbia/Alberta region, Silver Star and Lake Louise, joined to find a replacement for the grips that would fit the existing chairlift structure and could be implemented quickly The chairlifts had to be operational before the next ski season the following November, or the resorts risked a drop in revenue if they lost part of the busy holiday ski season.
The most important thing they must do is become comfortable with the grip.
Avant, Holmes and Britton have inked deals with KFC to become the first-ever "Get a Grip" testers for the brand's latest marketing endeavor - branded athletic grips.