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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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develop control over a Use of pencil grips and pencil visual aides to support the development of this skill.
Again we find that a pencil grip works best here, and, because of the hidden inlets, the cane must firmly contact the ground at every step.
The Pencil Grip, Inc., is pleased to announce The Natural Cut Hobby Knife Product Line.
TEACHERS have called for extra focus to be placed on tidying up sloppy handwriting and poor pencil grips across the country's classrooms amid concerns that it is becoming an "outdated skill".
Teachers are also urged to prepare students for assessment (a mnemonic writing strategy called PLAN and WRITE is briefly described); to use assistive technology in instruction and testing (including software for transcription, planning, and communication); and to provide test accommodations, such as extending time limits, dictating to a scribe, or using pencil grips. (DB)
This kit utilizes The Pencil Grips' patented, ergonomically correct grip mated with a custom aluminum handle.