Definitions for "Trim"
Keywords:  stern, sail, bow, draughts, keel
To adjust, as a ship, by arranging the cargo, or disposing the weight of persons or goods, so equally on each side of the center and at each end, that she shall sit well on the water and sail well; as, to trim a ship, or a boat.
To arrange in due order for sailing; as, to trim the sails.
The state of a ship or her cargo, ballast, masts, etc., by which she is well prepared for sailing.
To dress; to decorate; to adorn; to invest; to embellish; as, to trim a hat.
The lighter woodwork in the interior of a building; especially, that used around openings, generally in the form of a molded architrave, to protect the plastering at those points.
Trim is any decorative item, ribbon, lace that is put on a garment or craft item that is being sewn. Trim is also used to define the act of trimming excess seam allowances or fabric with scissors.
Keywords:  neat, tidy, curtain, fitly, kempt
To make trim; to put in due order for any purpose; to make right, neat, or pleasing; to adjust.
Fitly adjusted; being in good order., or made ready for service or use; firm; compact; snug; neat; fair; as, the ship is trim, or trim built; everything about the man is trim; a person is trim when his body is well shaped and firm; his dress is trim when it fits closely to his body, and appears tight and snug; a man or a soldier is trim when he stands erect.
Adjusting a curtain, drop or other equipment so that it is the proper height and level.
the part of a signature or sheet that is cut off after printing to bring the publication or printed item to its finished size
The removal of parts of a skin or hide not suitable for making leather, such as portions on the outer edges.
Keywords:  ballcock, vitreous, lever, trip, seat
Any non-vitreous china toilet components, except the seat. Includes such items as ballcock, bolt caps, trip lever.
Commonly refers to the valve’s working parts and to their materials. Usually includes seat ring sealing surfaces, closure element sealing surfaces, stems, and back seats. Trim numbers which specify the materials are defined in API 600 and API 602.
The replaceable internal parts of a regulator, usually made up of a seat ring or orifice, valve plug or disk and disk holder, and stem; other replaceable internal parts may be considered trim.
The part of the faucet that you see on the outside of the wall or deck.
See Escutcheon.
Cover or escutcheon of a faucet used to hide the underbody and provide a pleasing, aesthetic look.
Keywords:  groom, clip, lop, curtail, plucking
To make ready or right by cutting or shortening; to clip or lop; to curtail; as, to trim the hair; to trim a tree.
To groom the coat by stripping, clipping or scissoring.
Items or parts (usually of metal) added to a pen largely for decorative purposes, although they may also serve practical purposes (like cap bands and clips).
Keywords:  flown, scenery, height, piers, london
To level off a piece of suspended scenery, at the correct height for use during a performance.
The final required height of a flown object. Submitted by Piers from London, UK.
The height to which a piece of scenery or stage equipment will be flown.
A custom paint job stencil used to personalise a vehicle chassis. Vehicle A completely equipped chassis - something the player can use to move and fight (where a chassis is really just a skeleton). World Map A map system of the Central Wastelands is available to all drivers. While it provides a generalised overview of the entire area, the World Map also makes note of locations (towns and points of interest) a driver can move to quickly through using INC airlifts.
A custom paint stencil used to customize a vehicle's chassis's appearance.
Keywords:  unnecessary, story, vet, cockpit, yoke
To tighten up a story, eliminate unnecessary copy.
To reduce the length of a story; same as boil.
To reduce the length of a story. vet
Terrain Resource Information Management. TRIM offers a variety of computerized maps displaying land information about British Columbia. Including: elevation, rivers, roads, pipelines, powerlines and roads.
The Terrain Resource Inventory Mapping program is a initiative coordinated by GDBC to produce digital basline thematic data for the entire province.
The balance of a kayak to give maximum speed and stability.
A kayak's levelness, side-to-side and end-to-end, achieved by shifting the position of the kayak's load or paddlers.
To adjust balance of aircraft, enabling hands-off flight
attitude of an aircraft in flight when allowed to take its own orientation
balance in flight by regulating the control surfaces; "trim an airplane"
Keywords:  rebuke, reprove, beat
To rebuke; to reprove; also, to beat.
Tactical Reentry Impacting Munition
Keywords:  salable, caliper, width, reel, roll
the maximum width of the paper roll that can be made on a particular paper machine
The process of combining various roll sizes that have a common grade, caliper core size, diameter, and wind direction to constitute an acceptable percent of the maximum salable width of a reel of paper from a paper machine.
Trinucleotide-directed mutagenesis: method for random mutagenesis of peptides or proteins
Keywords:  triode, triple, back
Triode Triple-Back
Exposed components of a lockset or latchset which allow operation, enhance appearance or provide protection.
A frame of metal, fiberglass, plastic or wood that surrounds the surface of an outdoor advertising structure.
To remove or make invisible a portion of a NURBS surface defined by a curve-on-surface. See also curve-on-surface.
Keywords:  marathon, spare, runner, fit, sea
thin and fit; "the spare figure of a marathon runner"; "a body kept trim by exercise"
to fit out for sea
Keywords:  tab
Trim Tab Trimaran
Su. The optimum position of a surfboard for maximum speed. Also "in trim."
In programming, trim or strip is a string manipulation function or algorithm which removes leading and trailing whitespace from a string.
(1) A load is "in trim" when the equipment load equals the counterbalancing weight. (2) A set or element is trimmed when it has been placed in the desired position within the performance area.
Keywords:  dress, ornaments, timber, gear, smooth
To dress, as timber; to make smooth.
Dress; gear; ornaments.
The process of adjusting transitions in a sequence from the Timeline.
1) Same as "Trim Control" (see below). 2) To make a small adjustment to any control.
Keywords:  attenuator, see
See Attenuator.
Keywords:  lean, excess, unwanted, meat, sealing
Removing excess or unwanted element of a food item or making it lean. Like removal of fat portion in meat or fish.
The amount of excess film severed during the sealing process.
Ancillary boiler components, like water level controls, pressure controls, and temperature controls.
Keywords:  diversity, true
True diversity
Keywords:  brush, filament, core, length, block
The length of the brush filament from the block or core.
Keywords:  dead, flying, piece
US for DEAD on a flying piece.
Order; disposition; condition; as, to be in good trim.
To balance; to fluctuate between parties, so as to appear to favor each.
a state of arrangement or appearance; "in good trim"
Training Relations and Instruction Mission
Trade-related investment measure
Keywords:  crop, see
See crop.
Keywords:  axis, valve, vertical, turns, commonly
Commonly refers to a ball valve which holds the ball on a fixed vertical axis and about which the ball turns.
Keywords:  break, travel, wave, along, speed
To travel along the wave at the same speed as the break of the wave.
Commonly referred to as door furniture.
Keywords:  sits, vessel, water
How a vessel sits in the water.
Keywords:  car, versions, model, different
A version of a car. Every make has different models; every model has different versions.
Keywords:  stone, see
Stone. See trim.
Keywords:  fire, people
Fire people.
Keywords:  drive, engine, running, position, unit
Term that refers to the running position of the engine drive unit
Keywords:  image
trim an image
Keywords:  casing, describes, unit, included
Describes the trim (CASING) to be included with each unit.
Keywords:  management, records, system
records management system