long grip

long grip

The grip of a bolt or rivet which is longer than five times its diameter.
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The political landscape in South Cotabato province is poised to see a major change as Governor Daisy Avance Fuentes' long grip to power was about to end, partial and unofficial election results showed Tuesday.
This magazine capacity required a long grip, which is quite comfortable.
Tenders invited for Aluminium tadi set, aluminium long grip bow handle & s.
His long grip on power has rested partly on the memory, and the practice of violence.
Most will find that an untucked shirt is not enough to hide the H9's long grip with a no-cant orientation.
It is characterised by its distinctive appearance: a curved, slender, single-edged blade with a long grip to accommodate two hands.
His long grip on power is no accident and the 90-year-old Mugabe is an expert at keeping his ruling Zanu-PF divided so that he can rule without trouble.
Further, it has a relatively long grip length for its size, which makes it even more controllable.
And afterwards he revealed his success on the greens was down to a club with an extended long grip that's halfway between a putter and the controversial belly putter.
The focus is on Egypt, where President Hosni Mubarak's long grip on power is under threat by huge demonstrations.
But after generations in the ascendancy their long grip on racing's levers of power was loosened and racing became a more democratic and inclusive sport, still valuing its traditions but dispensing with the opinions, views and attitudes of its more hidebound traditionalists.