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English definition of “rim”


noun [C]     /rɪm/
the outer, often curved or circular, edge of something: The rim of the cup was chipped and broken. My reading glasses have wire rims.Edges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects rimless     /-ləs/ adjective He's got new rimless reading glasses.Edges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects
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